Washington County Marker, Z-132

Formed in 1776 from Fincastle, and named for George Washington. This county was the first locality named for him. General William Campbell, hero of King's Mountain, lived in this county. Emory and Henry College is here.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1934
Region: Southwest Region
Geographic Location: Smyth County
Physical Description of Location: W Main Street (Virginia 91), Saltville, VA 24370. Marker is on right when traveling south on Virginia 91, about 250 feet south of intersection with Lake Drive.
GPS Location: 36.869689,-81.778592
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