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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 MarkersWhere Booth Died

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Near the Garrett Farm where John Wilkes Booth died after assassinating President Abraham Lincoln

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/12/2006

last visited: 7/12/2016

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Virginia Historical MarkersOld Port Royal

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Historic 1744 town along the Rappahannock River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/8/2021

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersCAROLINE COUNTY

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CAROLINE COUNTY Area 529 Square Miles

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member alaskrt

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/12/2007

last visited: 4/17/2004

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Virginia Historical MarkersBIRTHPLACE OF MADISON

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At this place, Port Conway, James Madison, Fourth President of the United States and Father of the Constitution, was born, March, 16, 1751.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member alaskrt

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/12/2007

last visited: 6/2/2001

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Virginia Historical MarkersJohn Wilkes Booth

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Johnn Wilkes Booth was killed on April 26, 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member VirginiaSeeker

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2006

last visited: 3/8/2016

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Virginia Historical MarkersAssassin's End - Port Royal, Virginia

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This historical marker stands on Route 301 near where the Garrett Farm was located in 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 11/16/2016

last visited: 8/8/2021

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Virginia Historical MarkersHistoric Port Conway

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The site of Port Conway on the Rappahannock River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Taluss

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/26/2008

last visited: 8/8/2021

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Virginia Historical MarkersWindsor

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker, N-12, Route U.S 17.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/8/2010

last visited: 6/2/2001

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Virginia Historical MarkersSkinker's Neck

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker N-13, route US 17.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/8/2010

last visited: 6/2/2001

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Virginia Historical MarkersThe Third Lederer Expedition

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker N-8, route U.S. 17.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/8/2010

last visited: 6/2/2001

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Virginia Historical MarkersJackson's Headquarters

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker, N-11, route U.S. 17.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/23/2010

last visited: 6/2/2001

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Virginia Historical MarkersLamb's Creek Church

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker J-62.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/26/2012

last visited: 4/25/2003

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Virginia Historical MarkersSt. Paul's Church

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One in a grouping of three markers on VA 3 west of King George.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/8/2015

last visited: 4/8/2015

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Virginia Historical MarkersHanover Baptist Church

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A marker for the oldest Baptist Church in King George County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/22/2015

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Virginia Historical MarkersRalph Bunche High School

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School opened in 1949 to satisfy equalization of segregated school facilities.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/8/2021

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersKing George County/Westmoreland County

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A county line marker southeast of King George.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/25/2015

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Virginia Historical MarkersBristol Iron Works

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A marker about an iron works that was located on the Rappahannock.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/25/2015

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Virginia Historical MarkersSpotsylvania County/Caroline County

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker Z-200, county line, route U.S. 17.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/8/2010

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersWestmoreland Association

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The Stamp Act was a tax imposed by the British on the colonies, requiring printed materials be produced on stamped paper produced in London. The sign is about the protests of this tax.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/18/2013

last visited: 4/2/2001

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Virginia Historical MarkersHistory of Oak Grove

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George Washington went to school nearby among other bits of history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/22/2015

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Virginia Historical MarkersCampaign of 1781

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General Lafayette Camped near her in 1781.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/11/2006

last visited: 9/11/2008

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Virginia Historical MarkersColonial Post Office

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Virginia Historical Highway Marker N-10, VA route 2.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/8/2010

last visited: 9/15/2013

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Virginia Historical MarkersEdmund Pendleton's Home

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Edmundsbury Homesite

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member johnjm99

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/27/2006

last visited: 9/27/2008

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Virginia Historical MarkersGeorge Washington’s Birthplace (Wakefield)

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George Washington’s Birthplace is two miles north on Pope’s Creek, just off the Potomac River. He was born on 22 Feb. 1732 and lived there only three years.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lat34North

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/1/2007

last visited: 8/1/1996

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Virginia Historical MarkersFort Hood

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Virginia Histrolical Highway Marker E-84, VA route 2.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/8/2010

last visited: never

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