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Roanoke County Z-106 | Marker History

Roanoke County Marker, Z-106

Formed in 1838 from Botetourt and Montgomery, and probably named for the Roanoke River. General Andrew Lewis lived here. The city of Roanoke is known as the Magic City of the South.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1940
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Botetourt County
Physical Description of Location: Roanoke, VA 24019. Located on Lee Hwy (Hwy 11), less than 1/5 of a mile west of the intersection of Lee Hwy (Hwy 11) and Shadwell Drive. Marker is on the left when traveling west on Lee Hwy (Hwy 11).
GPS Location: 37.355449,-79.93004
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