|Signs of History (SM)|
|Formed in 1781 from Bedford, and named for General William Campbell, hero of the battle of King's Mountain, 1780.
Tarleton passed through the county in 1781. The Union General Hunter was defeated near Lynchburg, 1864. (Marker number 58-Z)|
Area: 557 square miles
For a map directing you to Campbell County click here.
Photograph courtesy of Charlotte Bick (1999)