Pittsylvania County Marker, Z-62

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: 1928
Region: Southside Region
Geographic Location: Halifax County
Physical Description of Location: South Boston, VA 24592. Located on Mountain Road (Rt. 360), 2.25 miles southwest of the junction of Mountain Road (Rt. 360) and State Route 698. Marker is on the right when traveling southwest on Mountain Road (Rt. 360).
GPS Location: 36.736744,-79.170683
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