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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 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: never

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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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Virginia Historical MarkersFrontier Fort

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House built to withstand Indian attacks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersBanks’ Fort

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Defensive earthworks constructed nearby during US Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersBattle of Cedar Creek

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Reclaiming the bridge allowed Union forces to retake war supplies.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersAction of Tom’s Brook

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Cavalry skirmish during US Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersLast Indian-Settler Conflict

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Skirmish that ended with wives with axes chasing off the Indians.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersOur Soldiers' Cemetery

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Cemetery for US Civil War dead

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersThe Confederate Hospital

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500 patient hospital built at the start of the US Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersMcNeill’s Last Charge

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Description of final battle for Capt. John Hanson McNeill, Confederate Ranger

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2012

last visited: 2/10/2013

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Virginia Historical MarkersBattle of Fisher’s Hill

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Early continues to be pushed south during US Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersBattle of Fisher’s Hill

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Wounding of Adjutant-General A.S. Pendleton

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersScott / Wise County

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County line marker gives bit of history about both. Wise named after VA govenor and Scott after army commander.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/9/2012

last visited: 4/13/2014

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Virginia Historical MarkersSmyth County/Grayson County

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker 85-Z on the Smyth and Grayson county line.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/3/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersLovely Mount Tavern

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This historic marker stands on Rock Road in the City of Radford, Virginia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/16/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersIngles Ferry Road

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This historic marker stands near the intersection of Rock Road and Tyler Avenue in the City of Radford, Virginia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/16/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersEly's Ford

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker, J-38. Ely's Ford.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/21/2011

last visited: never

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