Pittsylvania County Marker, Z-208

Formed in 1766 from Halifax, and named for William Pitt, Earl of Chatham, British statesman. This is the largest county in Virginia. The home of Claude A. Swanson, Governor of Virginia 1906-10.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1940
Region: Southside Region
Geographic Location: Pittsylvania County
Physical Description of Location: Southeast corner of intersection between Milton Highway (Virginia 62) and River Bend Road, Ringgold, VA 24586.
GPS Location: 36.5419681420,-79.2173517530
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