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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 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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Virginia Historical MarkersGreenwood

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Historical residence from 19th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/17/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersMadison County / Culpeper County

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County line marker teaches us that Culpeper County was formed from Orange County, and then Madison County from part of Culpeper County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/17/2012

last visited: 9/15/2012

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Virginia Historical MarkersHebron Lutheran Church

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Oldest Lutheran church in America still in continuous use is nearby on a country road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/17/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersJackson’s March to Fredericksburg

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Encampment location during US Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/17/2012

last visited: 9/1/2012

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Virginia Historical MarkersJames L. Kemper Residence

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Former post-Civil War governor's house is now the county administration center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/17/2012

last visited: 9/1/2012

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Virginia Historical MarkersGreene County / Rockingham County

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Rockingham County named for the Marquis of Rockingham, while Greene County is named after General Nathanael Greene.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/17/2012

last visited: 2/10/2013

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Virginia Historical MarkersWashington County, Virginia / Tennessee

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A bit of information about these two locations.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/17/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersCampaign of Second Manassas

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More history about US Civil War...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/17/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersColonial Roads

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This Virginia Historical Marker describes the origins of Haymarket at the junction of the Old Carolina Road and a branch of the Dumfries Road. It's located in a small park on Washington Street (Hwy 55) and Fayette Street in Newmarket, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/29/2012

last visited: 2/29/2012

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Virginia Historical MarkersMontgomery County / Pulaski County

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Counties named for US Revolutionary War heros.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersThe New River

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History of the New River

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersStarnes

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History of Frederick Starn

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersRadford

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Town's history 1856 thru 1913.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersMontgomery County / Pulaski County

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Key facts about these two counties.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersRoads West

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Marker explaining multiple modes of transportion through this section of the New River valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersChristiansburg

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History of the town on what was probably far edge back in 1934.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersRockingham County / Shenandoah County

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Key facts about these two counties.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: 2/10/2013

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Virginia Historical MarkersCivil War Action in Edinburg

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Description of several local events during US Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersWoodstock 1752

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Several statements about historical Woodstock. This marker is on south end of town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/16/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersWoodstock 1752

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Several statements about historical Woodstock. This marker is on the north end of town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/16/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersFort Bowman

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Stone house in region was built in 1753 - likely to protect against Indian attacks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2012

last visited: 2/25/2004

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Virginia Historical MarkersFrederick County / Shenandoah County

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Description of the two countries.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersTrenches on Hupp’s Hill

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Trenches dug during US Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2012

last visited: never

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