(1962-1934)One block west on Church Street is the site of the Henry P. Richardson house where Frederick Delius lived while teaching music at Roanoke Female Collect, now Averett. An unsuccessful orange grower in Florida, the Britisher Delius worked in Danville in 1885-1886 to earn return passage to Europe where he pursued a musical careeer, becoming an internationally acclaimed composer.
|Placed By||Virginia Landmarks Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, June 17th, 2017 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 644418 N 4051199|
|Decimal Degrees||36.59536667, -79.38546667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 35.722', W 79° 23.128'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 35' 43.32" N, 79° 23' 7.68" W|
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|Area Code(s)||434, 804|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 600-698 Keen St, Danville VA 24540, US|
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