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Botetourt County Marker, Z-106

Formed in 1769 from Augusta, and named for Lord Botetourt, Governor of Virginia 1768-70. Buchanan was the western terminus of the noted James River and Kanawha Canal.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1940
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Botetourt County
Physical Description of Location: Roanoke, VA 24019. Located on Lee Hwy (Hwy 11), 1.5 miles northeast of the intersection of Lee Hwy (Hwy 11) and Plantation Road. Marker is on the right when traveling northeast on Lee Hwy (Hwy 11).
GPS Location: 37.355449,-79.93004
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