Our Travels: Drapers Meadow

History of Draper's Meadow, now Blacksburg, Virginia.

Wednesday, November 09, 2005

Drapers Meadow Massacre Memorial

Memorial to Col. James Patton and other Pioneers who lost their lives in the Drapers Meadow Massacre, July 8, 1755. This marker is located on Smithfield Plantation historical site, less than half a mile away from the actual massacre site, and location of Solitude, the Preston homeplace.


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