Botetourt County Marker, Z-76
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: 1928
Geographic Location: Alleghany County
Physical Description of Location: Iron Gate, VA 24085. Located on Market Avenue, 1.25 miles southwest of the intersection of Market Avenue and I-64. Marker is on the right when traveling southwest on Market Avenue.
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