Niggerhead Rock

[Int]eresting natural rock formation is located near [Penning]ton Gap, Virginia on Hwy. 421 to Harlan, Ky.


Mausimee Post Card Service, Chilhovie, Va.


Curator's note: The above information comes from a postcard printed in the 1960s. The rock formation pictured is now known as "The Great Stone Face" and was changed on official maps of the area at some point in the 1970s. The postcard pictured is presented as a historical relic and not meant to offend museum visitors.

Stone Faces Gazetteer

Copyright 2007 Matt Bergstrom