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Almost every driver on Virginia’s roadways has seen one. The state sponsored markers are tall, silver historical highway markers. In addition there are historical markers sponsored by municipalities, counties, and various organizations such as the DAR. All together there are many more than 2,000 of them bringing bits of history to motorists in Virginia.
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Virginia Historical MarkersAlleghany County Virginia

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Alleghany County is a county located in the U.S. state — officially, "Commonwealth" — of Virginia. It is the northernmost part of the Roanoke Region.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mountain_Wanderer

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/25/2008

last visited: 9/15/2013

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Virginia Historical MarkersAfter Appomattox

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After Leaving Appomattox, Robert E. Lee spent the night near the location of this marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/7/2006

last visited: 2/24/2004

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Virginia Historical MarkersWilson Cary Nicholas 1761-1820

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Marker for Virginia congressman and governor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/23/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersGovernor John Floyd's Grave

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This historic marker is located on Route 311 in Alleghany County Virginia near Sweet Springs, West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/25/2007

last visited: 7/29/2009

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Virginia Historical MarkersFort George on the Bullpasture River

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This historic marker stands near the site where Fort George once stood on the banks of the Bullpasture River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/22/2006

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersColonel George Moffett

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George Moffett was a prominent Augusta County military and civic leader.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member VirginiaSeeker

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/6/2006

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersMount Pleasant

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Mount Pleasant is a venerable stone dwelling exemplifying traditional Shenandoah Valley domestic architecture.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member VirginiaSeeker

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/6/2006

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersHatton Ferry

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Active (during summer weekends) ferry across James River

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: 5/7/2012

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Virginia Historical MarkersWilliam Addison "Add" Caldwell

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This historic marker stands on Route 42 west of New Castle, Virginia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/21/2010

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersWillow Spout

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The willow spout provided water for humans and horses along the Valley Turnpike.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member VirginiaSeeker

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/27/2006

last visited: 7/14/2012

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Virginia Historical MarkersRocky Mount

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The Town of Rocky Mount is the County Seat of Franklin County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/11/2006

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersBuckingham Training School

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker F-62,

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/24/2010

last visited: 2/24/2004

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Virginia Historical MarkersCrozet

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Historical marker about Colonel Claudius Crozet, a French-born napoleonic army officer and the state's engineer and cartographer who directed the construction of the Blue Ridge Tunnel and the railway.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member king.hubi

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/27/2010

last visited: 11/16/2011

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Virginia Historical MarkersFort Edward Johnson

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Fort Johnson stood at the top of Shenandoah Mountain and was the site of the Confederate Breast Works.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/22/2006

last visited: 3/20/2010

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Virginia Historical MarkersAugusta County / Highland County

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An older historical marker located beside U.S. Route 250, near the parking area and overlook of the Confederate Breastworks historic site, on the border of Augusta and Highland Counties, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Cache Sleuth

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/31/2010

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersAugusta Military Academy

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The historic marker for the Augusta Military Academy is located on US Hwy 11, at the entrance to the old Academy grounds.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member macdonr

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/25/2006

last visited: 7/21/2014

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Virginia Historical MarkersWashington Iron Works

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The Washington Iron Works was located just south of the Town of Rocky Mount, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2007

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersGold Mines

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker F-55

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/24/2010

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersHatton Ferry

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Ferry across the James River was started in 1881.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: 6/20/2012

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Virginia Historical MarkersHistoric Scottsville

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Scottsville started as the county seat

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: 2/24/2004

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Virginia Historical MarkersSouthern Albemarle Rural Historic District

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Marker announcing a very large historical district.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/23/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersBattle of McDowell

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This historic marker stand near the site of the battle, which looks almost precisely as it did at the time of the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/22/2006

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersFelix Hull House

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The Felix Hull House is located at the intersection of Route 250 and Route 645 in Highland County, Virginia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/22/2006

last visited: 3/20/2010

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Virginia Historical MarkersMontgomery White Sulphur Springs

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker KG-12

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/8/2009

last visited: 9/22/2013

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Virginia Historical MarkersMarkham

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This historic marker is located on U. S. Route 29, a few miles from where Rachel Donelson was born on June 15,1767.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/7/2008

last visited: 9/24/2010

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