Ingles Ferry

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Ingles Ferry
Ingles Ferry Tavern 01.jpg
Ingles Ferry Tavern
Ingles Ferry is located in Virginia
Ingles Ferry
Ingles Ferry is located in the US
Ingles Ferry
Location Radford, Virginia, USA
Coordinates 37°6′3″N 80°35′30″W / 37.10083°N 80.59167°W / 37.10083; -80.59167Coordinates: 37°6′3″N 80°35′30″W / 37.10083°N 80.59167°W / 37.10083; -80.59167
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Built 1772
NRHP reference # 69000275[1]
VLR # 077-0013
Significant dates
Added to NRHP November 25, 1969
Designated VLR May 13, 1969[2]

Ingles Ferry is a historic tavern near the city of Radford in Pulaski County, Virginia, Virginia, United States.

William and Mary Ingles began developing a farm on the eastern side of the New River a few years after Mary's capture by Shawnee Indians and subsequent escape in 1755. Around 1762, William obtained a license to operate a ferry at the site of the current tavern.

The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and the Virginia Landmarks Register.[3][4]

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013. 
  3. ^ Virginia Outdoors Foundation Retrieved 16 July 2010
  4. ^ Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission Staff (May 1969). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Ingles Ferry" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying two photos