Roanoke County Marker, Z-69

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: 1949
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Roanoke County
Physical Description of Location: US 220 northbound, Boones Mill, VA 24065. Marker is on right when traveling north on US 220, about .25 miles north of intersection with Naff Road (State Route 613).
GPS Location: 37.1395521420,-79.9723147030
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