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Roanoke County Marker, Z-254

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: 1946
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Roanoke County
Physical Description of Location: 18124 Stewartsville Road Vinton, VA 24179. Located on Stewartsville Road, 0.25 miles east of the intersection of Stewartsville Road and Blue Ridge Parkway (Rt. 130). Marker is on the right when traveling east on Stewartsville Road.
GPS Location: 37.284158,-79.848804
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