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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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Virginia Historical MarkersMinnieville

in Virginia Historical Markers

Bel Air and the extinct Town of Minnieville

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/12/2007

last visited: 4/11/2009

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NWNW38.8 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersJohn Marshall's Birthplace

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Chief Justice John Marshall's Birthplace

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/27/2006

last visited: 2/7/2012

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NWNW39.8 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersWhere Pelham Fell

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Major John Pelham falls at Kelly's Ford

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/12/2007

last visited: 7/23/2007

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EE39.9 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersKing George County/Westmoreland County

in Virginia Historical Markers

A county line marker southeast of King George.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/25/2015

last visited: never

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NN40.1 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersStuart and Mosby

in Virginia Historical Markers

Civil War activity by Stuart and Mosby

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/27/2006

last visited: 2/7/2012

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NN40.2 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersGlascock Cemetery (Oak Hill)

in Virginia Historical Markers

Family cemetery for prominent Prince William Co. family.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/12/2007

last visited: 8/1/2007

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EE40.4 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersBristol Iron Works

in Virginia Historical Markers

A marker about an iron works that was located on the Rappahannock.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/25/2015

last visited: never

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NN40.4 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersRussell House and Store

in Virginia Historical Markers

Russell House and Store

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member theroths3

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/8/2007

last visited: never

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NN40.7 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersOld Bethel Church

in Virginia Historical Markers

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

in Virginia Historical Markers

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

in Virginia Historical Markers

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: 6/2/2001

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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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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

in Virginia Historical Markers

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: 4/2/2001

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Virginia Historical MarkersHistory of Oak Grove

in Virginia Historical Markers

George Washington went to school nearby among other bits of history.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/22/2015

last visited: never

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NENE43.9 km

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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 Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/20/2009

last visited: 5/30/2009

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NENE43.9 km

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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 Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/20/2009

last visited: 5/30/2009

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NENE43.9 km

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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 Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/20/2009

last visited: 5/30/2009

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SS44.3 km

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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: 12/31/2014

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NENE45.2 km

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Virginia Historical MarkersTown of Occoquan

in Virginia Historical Markers

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

in Virginia Historical Markers

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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