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Signs of HistoryCalendine - Page County VA

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A sign in front of a framed building near Luray, VA provides historic information on this old house.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/1/2012

last visited: 11/17/2018

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Virginia Historical MarkersWhite House

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Located immediately west of the present-day bridge on US Hwy 211.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/6/2008

last visited: 9/9/2011

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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: 11/17/2018

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Signs of HistoryA Slave Auction Block - Luray VA

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A sign next to a stone pillar proclaims it as a slavery auction block.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/11/2012

last visited: 11/17/2018

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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: 11/17/2018

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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: 8/21/2016

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Virginia Historical MarkersPost Appomattox Tragedy

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This historic marker is located on U. S. Route 11 in Shenandoah County, Virginia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/20/2006

last visited: 2/10/2013

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Virginia Historical MarkersCavalry Engagement

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This historic marker stands on U. S. Route 11 north of New Market, Virginia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/16/2006

last visited: 2/10/2013

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Virginia Historical MarkersRude's Hill Action

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This historic marker is located on Route 11, north of New Market, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/16/2006

last visited: 2/10/2013

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Virginia Historical MarkersBattle of New Market

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This historic marker is located on U. S. Route 11 in the Town of New Market, Virginia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/20/2006

last visited: 2/10/2013

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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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Signs of HistoryHeroism in Defeat-New Market, VA

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Heroism in Defeat with Captain Henry A. DuPont and Sergeant James M. Burns. Both of these men were Civil War Medal of Honor Recipients.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/28/2019

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersMeem's Bottom Covered Bridge

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This historic marker is located on U. S. Route 11 in Shenandoah County, Virginia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/16/2006

last visited: 8/21/2016

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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 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: 11/18/2018

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Virginia Historical MarkersSevier's Birthplace

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John Sevier, the first Governor of Tenessee was born in Shenandoah County Virginia on September 23, 1745

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/20/2006

last visited: 11/18/2018

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Virginia Historical MarkersFairfax Line

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This historic marker stands on U. S. Route 11 south of New Market, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/20/2006

last visited: 11/18/2018

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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 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 MarkersWilliam Randolph Barbee

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This historic marker stands near the birthplace of William Randolph Barbee on U. S. Route 211 in Page County, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/27/2010

last visited: 11/18/2018

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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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Signs of History"Five Tents" - Rapidan Camp - Shenandoah National Park, Virginia

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This marker is located at Camp Rapidan, in a remote area of Shenandoah National Park in Marshall County, Virginia and is accessible by walking a 2.1 Mile fire road near the Big Meadows Developed Area of Skyline Drive.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outdoorboy34

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/27/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Creel - Rapidan Camp - Shenandoah National Park, Virginia

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This marker is located at Rapidan Camp, in a remote area of Shenandoah National Park in Marshall County, Virginia and is accessible by walking a 2.1 Mile fire road near the Big Meadows Developed Area of Skyline Drive.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outdoorboy34

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/27/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryHere is Peace and Quietude - Raipidan Camp - Shenandoah National Park, Virginia

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This marker is located at Rapidan Camp, in a remote area of Shenandoah National Park in Marshall County, Virginia and is accessible by walking a 2.1 Mile fire road near the Big Meadows Developed Area of Skyline Drive.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outdoorboy34

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/27/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Mess Hall - Rapidan Camp - Shenandoah National Park, Virginia

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This marker is located at Rapidan Camp, in a remote area of Shenandoah National Park in Marshall County, Virginia and is accessible by walking a 2.1 Mile fire road near the Big Meadows Developed Area of Skyline Drive.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outdoorboy34

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/27/2013

last visited: never

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