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Smyth County Z-101 | Marker History

Smyth County Marker, Z-101

Formed in 1832 from Washington and Wythe, and named for General Alexander Smyth, member of Congress for many years. Saltworks here were operated at an early date, and at Saltville a battle was fought in 1864.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1929
Region: Southwest Region
Geographic Location: Smyth County
Physical Description of Location: Veterans Road (Virginia 91), North Fork, VA 24316. Marker is on left when traveling north on Veterans Road, about .6 miles north of intersection with Blue Grass Trail (Virginia 42).
GPS Location: 36.935286,-81.676995
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