Roanoke City Market

Roanoke City Market (HM9PU)

Location: Roanoke, VA 24011
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 16.298', W 79° 56.362'

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The Roanoke farmers' market is one of the oldest such markets in continuous use in Virginia. In 1882, licenses were issued to twenty-five hucksters. The City of Roanoke's first charter formally authorized a municipally owned market in 1884, and the first permanent market building was completed in 1886. This formed the core of a continuing curb market in and around the Market Square. The present market building was erected in 1922 to replace the original market structure.
HM NumberHM9PU
Marker NumberK-96
Year Placed1987
Placed ByDepartment of Convservation and Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 7:44am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 594035 N 4125533
Decimal Degrees37.27163333, -79.93936667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 16.298', W 79° 56.362'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 16' 17.88" N, 79° 56' 21.72" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 202 Market Square Southeast, Roanoke VA 24011, US
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