Signs of History (SM)

Giles County

For a map directing you to Giles County click here.

Area: 369 square miles

Formed in 1806 from Montgomery, Tazewell, and Monroe, and named for William B. Giles, United States Senator and Governor of Virginia 1827-30. Mountain Lake is in this county.
Eggleston's Springs, KB-56 Rte. 730, at Eggleston
Camp John J. Pershing, Civilian Conservation Corps, Company 1370-2386, KG-14 Rte. 460 at Rte. 1404, in Pembroke
Mountain Evangelist, KG-IS Rte. 100, at Rte. 730
Old-Fashioned Camp Meeting, KG-16 Rte. 100, .6 mile n. of Rte. 659
Snidow's Ferry, KG-17 Rte. 460, 3 miles e. of Pearisburg
Discovery' of New River, KG-19 Rte. 460, 3 miles e. of Pearisburg
First Court of Giles County, KG-20 Rte. 460, 1 mile n. of Pearisburg
Pearisburg, KG-2 I Rte. 460 at Peatisburg
Narrows, KG-22 Rte. 460 at Narrows

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