Amherst County Marker, Z-137
Formed in 1761 from Albemarle, and named for Jeffrey, Lord Amherst, British commander in the French and Indian War. Balcony Falls are in this county.
Marker Information:Year On Marker: 1934
Geographic Location: Nelson County
Physical Description of Location: Richmond Highway (US 60), about .8 miles west of intersection with Tye River Road, Gladstone, VA 24553.
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