Highland County Marker, Z-199

Formed in 1847 from Pendleton and Bath, and given its name because of its mountains. The Battle of McDowell, 1862, was fought in this county.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1940
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Highland County
Physical Description of Location: Monterey, VA 24465. Located on Hwy 220, 0.5 miles south of the junction of Hwy 220 and State Route 607. Marker is on the right when traveling south on Hwy 220.
GPS Location: 38.221692,-79.7071
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