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Bedford County Z-68 | Marker History

Bedford County Marker, Z-68

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
Region: Blue Ridge and Central Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Bedford County
Physical Description of Location: Roanoke, VA 24019. Located on West Lynchburg Salem Turnpike (Hwy 221), 2 miles north of the intersection of West Lynchburg Salem Turnpike (Hwy 221) and State Route 738. Marker is on the right when traveling north on West Lynchburg Salem Turnpike (Hwy 221).
GPS Location: 37.385068,-79.797433
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