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Estiville Upping Stone
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum
N 36° 38.058 W 082° 35.121
17S E 358263 N 4055475
Quick Description: An old Upping Stone made of concrete.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 8/25/2010 10:19:36 AM
Waymark Code: WM9J3V
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member NJBiblio
Views: 8

Long Description:
Not much history has been left about this Upping Stone as to whom it belonged, although it is thought to have been privately owned in the old town of Estiville, was renamed to present day Gate City, Virginia.
The currant owner said that it once had a brass horses head with an iron ring in it's mouth to hitch a horse to, but that part was stolen many years ago.
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jhuoni visited Estiville Upping Stone 12/14/2010 jhuoni visited it