Bedford County Marker, Z-66
Formed in 1753 from Lunenburg and Albemarle, and named for the fourth Duke of Bedford, English statesman. The Peaks of Otter are in this county.
Marker Information:Year On Marker: 1928
Geographic Location: Amherst County
Physical Description of Location: Big Island, VA 24526. Located on Lee Jackson Hwy (Rt. 501), 3 miles north of the intersection of Lee Jackson Hwy (Rt. 501) and Blue Ridge Parkway (Rt. 130). Marker is on the left when traveling north on Lee Jackson Hwy (Rt. 501).
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