Delaplane in Fauquier County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
(Formerly Piedmont Station)
Erected 1981 by The Piedmont Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy. (Marker Number B-21.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Manassas Gap Railroad, and the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 38° 54.895′ N, 77° 55.284′ W. Marker is in Delaplane, Virginia, in Fauquier County. Marker is at the intersection of Rokeby Road (County Route 623) and Winchester Road (U.S. 17), on the right when traveling east on Rokeby Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Delaplane VA 20144, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other Piedmont Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Death of 2d Lt. James “Big Yankee” Ames (approx. 0.3 miles away); Emmanuel Episcopal Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Oak Hill (approx. 2 miles away); Rectortown (approx. 2.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Delaplane.
Also see . . .
1. Too Few Trains: The Reinforcement of P. G. T. Beauregard at First Manassas. by Charles T. Harrell. (Submitted on October 22, 2006.)
2. The Unofficial Manassas Gap Railroad Historic Site. Mason Y. Cooper's website. (Submitted on November 2, 2006.)
Additional keywords. Manassas Gap Railroad
Categories. • Military • Railroads & Streetcars • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,117 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.