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Virginia Historical Markers
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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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Image for Old Bethel Churchview gallery

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Virginia Historical MarkersOld Bethel Church

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History of the Old Bethel Church

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/12/2007

last visited: 2/2/2013

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NN40.7 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersMosby's Raid At Catlett's Station

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Mosby disrupts flow of Union supplies by burning rail cars.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/27/2006

last visited: 2/7/2012

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NWNW40.9 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersBattle of Brandy Station

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Located along the side of route 15 south.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/30/2006

last visited: 7/6/2008

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NN41.8 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersBrentsville

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Erected 1980 by the Prince William Historical Commission. (Marker Number 41.)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member turnersrugs

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2013

last visited: never

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SS42.8 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersGrant's Operations

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Ulyses S. Grant's Operations

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member johnjm99

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/27/2006

last visited: 12/20/2010

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NN43.1 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersMilitary Operations

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Revolutionary and Civil War action

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/12/2007

last visited: 8/1/2007

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NN43.1 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersBacon Race Church and Cemetery

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Site of three historic churches at Bacon Race

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/12/2007

last visited: 8/1/2007

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NN43.5 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersFauquier County / Prince William County

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Fauquier/Prince William county line

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/27/2006

last visited: 9/25/2010

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NENE43.9 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersThe Chinn Family

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The Chinn Family and Prince William County

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/8/2007

last visited: 9/15/2008

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Virginia Historical MarkersWestmoreland Association

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The Stamp Act was a tax imposed by the British on the colonies, requiring printed materials be produced on stamped paper produced in London. The sign is about the protests of this tax.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/18/2013

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersOccoquan

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A short history of the town of Occoquan. The plaque is by the Jefferson Davis Highway. In the 1600s, John Smith explored the region.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member saopaulo1

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/20/2009

last visited: 5/30/2009

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Virginia Historical MarkersEarly Land Patents

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A plaque along Hway 1 detailing the early land patents from Woodbridge. Woodbridge was once the name of a local plantation.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member saopaulo1

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/20/2009

last visited: 5/30/2009

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Virginia Historical MarkersFairfax County / Prince William County

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Located along Jefferson Davis Highway in Woodbridge, this markers marks the lines of Fairfax and Prince Williams counties.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member saopaulo1

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/20/2009

last visited: 5/30/2009

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Virginia Historical MarkersThe Depot at Beaver Dam

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This small train station in Beaver Dam played a significant part in the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member teeoff2

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/17/2012

last visited: 9/24/2012

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NENE45.2 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersTown of Occoquan

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Town of Occoquan and Rockledge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/8/2007

last visited: never

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NENE45.4 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersTown of Occoquan

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Early establishment of Town of Occoquan

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/8/2007

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersConfederate Cemeteries

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Erected 2003 by Prince William County Historical Commission.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member turnersrugs

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2013

last visited: 12/21/2013

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Virginia Historical MarkersLong Creek Action

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Virginia Histroical Highway Marker E-24 "Long Creek Action"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/22/2010

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersOccoquan Workhouse

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker E-61

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/16/2009

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersLee and Grant

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker E-23 "Lee and Grant"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/22/2010

last visited: 7/5/2010

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SS47 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersCaroline County / Hanover County

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker Z-155

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/22/2010

last visited: 7/5/2010

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Virginia Historical MarkersCampaign of Second Manassas

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Site of Confederate encampment.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member VirginiaSeeker

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/14/2008

last visited: 1/9/2011

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SS47.3 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersLafayette and Cornwallis

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Two Generals Clash in the final year of the Revolutionary war.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member johnjm99

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/27/2006

last visited: 7/5/2010

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Virginia Historical MarkersGunston Hall

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One of three markers at the intersection of Gunston Road and Old Colchester Road in Lorton/Mason Neck

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member robert

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/29/2007

last visited: 3/27/2013

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NENE47.6 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersLewis Chapel/Cranford Memorial Methodist Church

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One of three markers at the intersection of Gunston Road and Old Colchester Road in Lorton/Mason Neck

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member robert

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/29/2007

last visited: 3/27/2013

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