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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 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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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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