Saltville History Marker, K-28

William King built salt works there in 1795. In October, 1864, Union troops, raiding Saltville, were driven off; but in December 1864 the works were destroyed by General Stoneman.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1927
Region: Southwest Region
Geographic Location: Smyth County
Physical Description of Location: Worthy Boulevard (Virginia 107), about 1.3 miles south of intersection with W Main Street (Virginia 91), Saltville, VA 24370.
GPS Location: 36.870669,-81.756237
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