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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 MarkersCarroll County / Floyd County

in Virginia Historical Markers

Located on US 221 at the county line.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/25/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersFloyd County / Roanoke County

in Virginia Historical Markers

At the county line on US 221

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/25/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersRoanoke County / Botetourt County

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At the county line on US 11

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/25/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersCartmill's (Cartmell) Gap

in Virginia Historical Markers

A conflict during the Seven Years' War was nearby.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/23/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersKerr's Creek

in Virginia Historical Markers

Marker is just off of I-64 on US 60

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersBirthplace of Sam Houston

in Virginia Historical Markers

Updated marker for one originally erected in 1929.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersFounding of Kappa Alpha Order

in Virginia Historical Markers

At the entrance to Belfield Guest House of Washington and Lee University

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersOmicron Delta Kappa

in Virginia Historical Markers

Marker about the founding of this national leadership honor society.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersJohn Chavis

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Marker about the first college-educated men of color in the United States at what is now Washington and Lee University

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersVirginia Military Institute: A National Historic Landmark

in Virginia Historical Markers

Located on the grounds of VMI

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/20/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersThe Jackson House

in Virginia Historical Markers

Located in front of the house in Lexington

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/20/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersCharlotte Harris Lynched, 6 March 1878

in Virginia Historical Markers

Located on the courthouse lawn in Harrisonburg

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/19/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersLong's Chapel and Zenda

in Virginia Historical Markers

Located north of Harrisonburg on CR 811

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/18/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersCavalry Engagement

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Located on US 11 north of Harrisonburg

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/18/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersMt. Zion Methodist Church

in Virginia Historical Markers

Located in Woodstock in front of the church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/18/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersCreative Women of Fishers Hill

in Virginia Historical Markers

Located on VA 601 near the Stoner-Keller Mill, Fishers Hill

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/17/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersSunset Hill School

in Virginia Historical Markers

Located on Sunset Street in Strasburg

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/17/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersSecond Battle of Winchester

in Virginia Historical Markers

Located on US 11 south of downtown Winchester

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/16/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersFirst Battle of Winchester

in Virginia Historical Markers

Located south of downtown Winchester on US 11

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/16/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersMary Greenhow Lee (1819-1907)

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Located on US 11/522 in downtown Winchester

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/15/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersFort Collier

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On US 11 north of downtown Winchester

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/14/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersGeorge Washington in Winchester

in Virginia Historical Markers

A marker on US 11 north of downtown Winchester.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/14/2022

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersThe War of 1812 - Tappahannock VA

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Impressment of Americans into British service and the violation of American ships were among the causes of American War of 1812 with the British, which lasted until 1815.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/10/2022

last visited: 9/10/2022

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Virginia Historical MarkersKinsale - Kinsale VA

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Near by at the old home of the Bailey family, “The Great House,” is the tomb of Midshipman James B. Sigourney, who in command of the sloop “Asp” fell in an engagement with the British in Yeocomico River, June 14, 1813.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/10/2022

last visited: 9/10/2022

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Virginia Historical MarkersChurch Hill Tunnel

in Virginia Historical Markers

Located along the northbound side of North 18th Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/9/2022

last visited: never

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