Roanoke County Marker, Z-186

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: 1935
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Floyd County
Physical Description of Location: Copper Hill, VA 24079. Located on Floyd Hwy North (Hwy 221), 0.75 miles south of the junction of Floyd Hwy North (Hwy 221) and Callaway Road. Marker is on the right when traveling south on Floyd Hwy North (Hwy 221).
GPS Location: 37.117773,-80.133498
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