Area 470 Square Miles / Area 616 Square MilesAmherst County. Formed in 1781 from Albemarle, and named for Jeffrey, Lord Amherst, British commander in the French and Indian War. Balcony Falls are in this county.
|Placed By||Conservation & Development Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 8:17am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 649747 N 4178592|
|Decimal Degrees||37.74238333, -79.30038333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 44.543', W 79° 18.023'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 44' 32.58" N, 79° 18' 1.38" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||540, 434|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 88022 Lexington Turnpike, Vesuvius VA 24483, US|
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