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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 MarkersRockfish Church

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Virginia marker RA-4 describing a historic, regional Presbyterian church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member archway

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/29/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersGeorgia O'Keeffe

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Georgia O'Keeffe lived in Charlottesville and taught summer art classes at the University of Virginia. The house she lived in stands on the corner with this marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member archway

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/29/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersBallenger Church

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First episcopal church in St. Anne's Parish.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/23/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersWilson Cary Nicholas 1761-1820

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Marker for Virginia congressman and governor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/23/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersSouthern Albemarle Rural Historic District

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Marker announcing a very large historical district.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/23/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersFort Philip Long

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A stone house constructed as protection against Indian attacks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/23/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersExecution of Summers and Koontz

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Revenge execution of horse thieves.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/23/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersFrederick County/Clark County

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County line marker on US340/522 north of I-66

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/10/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersThe McKay Home

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McKay was one of the first settlers in Warren County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/10/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersBrother against Brother

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The US Civil War unfortunately pitted two Maryland regiments against each other.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/10/2011

last visited: 5/18/2012

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Virginia Historical MarkersWarren County/Page County

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County line markers

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/10/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersCavalry Engagement

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US Civil War battle north of Luray

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/10/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersShenandoah County/Page County

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County line marker on highpoint

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/10/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersPage County/Rockingham County

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County line marker along Highway US340

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/10/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersBattle of Port Republic

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Marker for US Civil War battle located along US340

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/10/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersRockingham County/Augusta County

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County line marker on US340 just south of Grottos

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/10/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersEarly's Last Battle

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Last cavalry battle of the Shenandoah Valley campaign during the US Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersWoodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center

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The rehabilitation center opened in 1947 using a facility surplus from WWII.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersHatton Ferry

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Active (during summer weekends) ferry across James River

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: 5/7/2012

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Virginia Historical MarkersWilliam Cabell

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Local political representative during Revolutionary days

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersHistoric Scottsville

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Scottsville started as the county seat

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersHatton Ferry

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Ferry across the James River was started in 1881.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: 6/20/2012

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Virginia Historical MarkersBattle of Trevilians

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US Civil War battle

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: 10/2/2012

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Virginia Historical MarkersCivilian Conservation Corps Company 2359

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CCC group from Mineral, VA did typical forestry tasks, including building a fire tower along SR33.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersFredericksville Furnace

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An 1800s iron furance was near here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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