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Highland County Marker, Z-233

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: 1932
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Highland County
Physical Description of Location: Monterey, VA 24465. Located on Hwy 220, 1.2 miles north of the junction of Hwy 220 and State Route 642. Marker is on the left when traveling north on Hwy 220.
GPS Location: 38.494937,-79.498805
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