Turkey statue.
Turkey statue.

Turkey Statue Marks Turkey Capital #1

Field review by the editors.

Timberville, Virginia

Two Turkey statues, one at either end of Rt. 11 in Rockingham County, signalthat you are in the "Turkey Capital." Rockingham tops VA in poultry production. The turkey statues, erected in 1955, are no match for their giant Midwest brethren, in Frazee and Luverne, Minnesota.

Turkey Statue Marks Turkey Capital #1

Address:
US Hwy 11, Timberville, VA
Directions:
One at either end of Rockingham County on US 11.
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