Campaign of 1781 Marker, UL-2
Boyd's and Irwin's ferries to the west were used by Nathanael Greene in his passage of Dan River, in mid-February, 1781, while Cornwallis was in close pursuit. Edward Carrington collected the boats for the crossing.
Marker Information:Year On Marker: 1939
Geographic Location: South Boston
Physical Description of Location: Junction of Broad Street (US 501) and Wren Street, South Boston, VA 24592. Marker on right when traveling north on US 501.
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