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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 MarkersLee County Virginia / Tennessee

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This double-sided historical marker is located on Route 70 as one enters Hawkins County, Tennessee from the north.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/21/2013

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersLee County Virginia

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This historical marker is located on Route 421 as one enters Virginia from Kentucky to the west.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/21/2013

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersEgyptian Building

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The Egyptian Building completed in 1845, the first permanent home of the Hampden-Sydney College, later to become the Medical College of Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Shamrock503

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/26/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersCharlotte County Court House Historic District

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This historic marker stands in front of the Charlotte County Courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/24/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersHenry and Randolph's Debate

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This historic marker details the historic States Rights Debate between Patrick Henry and John Randolph.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/24/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersShady Grove

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This Historic Marker is located on Route 501 in Gladys, Virginia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/24/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersDrury S. Godsey

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Historical marker about a former Scott County resident, who was a Confederate veteran and local postmaster.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/24/2012

last visited: 3/15/2014

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Virginia Historical MarkersHerring Creek & Kimages

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This historical marker was placed by Charles City County along Virginia Route 5, near the site of Berkeley Plantation and Westover.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/17/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersWestover

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This marker tells the history of Westover, located about 2 miles away. The Colonial-era house and grounds are an example of the high level of architecture and building from that time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/17/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersLamb's Creek Church

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker J-62.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/26/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersGoochland County & Henrico Counties

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This two sided marker is located right off of route 250.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/14/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersTrabues's Tavern

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This Virginia Historical Marker is located right off of Old Buckingham Rd.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/7/2012

last visited: 12/25/2012

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Virginia Historical MarkersBattle of Kelly's Ford

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker J-36. 38.47034,-77.784249

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/7/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersBerkeley Plantation or Harrison's Landing

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This marker notes that Berkeley Plantation was the birthplace of a signer of the Declaration of Independence and also a president of the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/7/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersPresident Tyler's Home

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Sherwood Forest Plantation was the home of President John Tyler from its purchase in 1842 until his death in 1862.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/7/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersSturgeon Point & Kennons

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This historical marker was placed by Charles City County along Virginia Route 5, near the site of Sturgeon Point and Kennon's Landing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/7/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersSherwood Forest

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Sherwood Forest Plantation was the home of President John Tyler from its purchase in 1842 until his death in 1862. It is still owned by the Tyler family.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/7/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersKennon's Landing

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Historical marker telling the story of Kennon's Landing, located south of the marker on a site on the James River. The history of Kennon's Landing goes back to the 1700s when shipping by river was the most efficient and effective means of transport.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/28/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersFort Pocahontas

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Fort Pocahontas was an earthen fort built and initially manned primarily by Union Colored forces near the marker site. They withstood a Confederate attack and were able to keep the fort open to protect Union river traffic.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/28/2012

last visited: never

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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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Virginia Historical MarkersTinner Hill

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Honors the men and women who formed the first rural branch of the NAACP.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member johnaugus

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/8/2012

last visited: 12/15/2013

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Virginia Historical MarkersOld Bennett School

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Old Bennett School - Virginia Historical Marker

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rivers End

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/18/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersLoudoun Heights Clash

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A sign telling about a Civil Clash that took place near here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/17/2012

last visited: 10/6/2012

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Virginia Historical MarkersLittle Fork Church

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Early history of a nearby church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/17/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersGeneral Edward Stevens

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US Revolutionary War hero buried here...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/17/2012

last visited: never

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