Formed in 1778 from Augusta and Botetourt, and named for the Natural Bridge. Samuel Houston and Cyrus H. McCormick were born in this county. Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson are buried in Lexington. Washington and Lee University and the Virginia Military Institute are there.
Geographic Location: Augusta County
Physical Description of Location: Roanoke, VA 24019. Located on Little Calf Pastures Hwy (Route 42), 0.25 miles southwest of the intersection of Little Calf Pastures Hwy (Route 42) and State Route 687. Marker is on the right when traveling southwest on Little Calf Pastures Hwy (Route 42).
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