Looney’s Ferry Marker, A-91

Looney's Ferry, established in 1742, was the first crossing over James River in this region. On the other side of the river was Cherry Tree Bottom, home of Colonel John Buchanan, and above the mouth of this creek stood Fort Fauquier, 1758-1763.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1934
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Botetourt County
Physical Description of Location: 18288 Main Street (Route 11), Buchanan, VA 24066. Marker is on right when traveling south about .2 miles south of intersection of Main Street and James River Terrace.
GPS Location: 37.518387,-79.697603
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