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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 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: 5/10/2014

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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

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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

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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.

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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.

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location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersEngagement at Harris Farm (Bloomsbury)

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US Civil War battle during the Spotsylvania campaign

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location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersGrant's Supply Line

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US Civil War history on how VA Route 208 was used.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersFredericksburg Normal and Industrial Institute

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History of local black school ~1906 to 1938

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location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersNelson County/Buckingham County

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County line marker out in country

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location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersPeter Cartwright

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Born near here, Cartwright developed the Methodist movement in KY, TN, IN, OH, and IL.

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location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersConstitution Forest

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For 150th anniversary of US Constitution, red and white pines were planted - now a great forest.

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location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersVirginia Metalcrafters

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Unfortunately, the historical marker last longer than the brass accessory manufacturer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: 9/27/2011

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Virginia Historical MarkersAmherst County/Rockbridge County

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County line marker on Hwy US60

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/7/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersAmherst County/Rockbridge County

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County line marker on twisty US501

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/7/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersAmherst County/Bedford County

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County line marker

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/7/2011

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersHome of John Goode

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Goode was part of the secession movement.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/7/2011

last visited: never

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