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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 Cloyd's Mountain

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The Battle of Cloyd's Mountain took place north of present day Dublin, Virginia. This historic marker is located in the median of Route 100 on the south side of Cloyd's Mountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/12/2007

last visited: 6/1/2021

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Virginia Historical MarkersGiles County/Pulaski County

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Virginia Historical Marker located on old 100 Giles - Pulaski Turnpike.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/2/2008

last visited: 6/1/2021

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Virginia Historical MarkersBattle of Cloyd's Mountain

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The Battle of Cloyd's Mountain took place near this historic marker located in north of Dublin, Virginia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/12/2007

last visited: 8/24/2008

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Virginia Historical MarkersOld-Fashioned Camp Meeting

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Virginia Historical Marker located on Old 100 Pulaski-Giles Turnpike near Staffordsville, VA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/2/2008

last visited: 8/22/2009

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Virginia Historical MarkersMountain Evangelist

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Mountain Evangelist Robert Sayers Sheffey was a Methodist Circuit Rider in the 1800's.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/2/2008

last visited: 6/20/2009

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Virginia Historical MarkersFirst Settlement

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The First Settlement in Virginia West of the New River

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/19/2006

last visited: 8/15/2021

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Virginia Historical MarkersPage's Meeting House

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Early Methodist Chapel in the Valley of the New River

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/19/2006

last visited: 8/15/2021

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Virginia Historical MarkersThe New River

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History of the New River

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: 8/15/2021

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Virginia Historical MarkersMontgomery County / Pulaski County

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Counties named for US Revolutionary War heros.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: 8/15/2021

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Virginia Historical MarkersStarnes

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History of Frederick Starn

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: 8/15/2021

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Virginia Historical MarkersMontgomery County / Pulaski 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: 6/1/2021

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Virginia Historical MarkersRoads West

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Marker explaining multiple modes of transportion through this section of the New River valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersRadford

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Town's history 1856 thru 1913.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2012

last visited: 8/15/2021

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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 MarkersChristian-Cloyd Chimney

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Lone chimney with historic markers near the site of the Christian-Cloyd House circa 1772.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/4/2008

last visited: 6/28/2014

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Virginia Historical Markers"Dunkard's Bottom"

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A historical marker placed in 1937 by the Count Pulaski Chaper D.A.R., Pulaski, VA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/4/2008

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersPulaski

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This town was named for Casimir Pulaski.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/14/2021

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersEggleston Springs

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Eggleston Springs is most likely the first settlement in Giles County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/26/2009

last visited: 5/6/2018

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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 MarkersPearisburg

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Pearisburg, Virginia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sarnremtp

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/3/2006

last visited: 8/22/2009

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Virginia Historical MarkersSnidow's Ferry

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Snidow's Ferry

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sarnremtp

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/3/2006

last visited: 8/26/2008

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Virginia Historical MarkersFirst Court of Giles County

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This historic marker is located on U. S. Route 460 west of Pearisburg, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/14/2007

last visited: 8/22/2009

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Virginia Historical MarkersDraper Valley

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Draper Valley in Pulaski County was home to John Draper whose wife and and sister were kidnapped by Indians.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/20/2006

last visited: 8/15/2021

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Virginia Historical MarkersPrice's Fork

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Price's Fork History

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sarnremtp

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/30/2006

last visited: 5/30/2021

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Virginia Historical MarkersNarrows

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Virginia Historical Marker in the town of Narrows, VA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/2/2008

last visited: never

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