Harrisonburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Big Spring
Our Anchor in Time
New Springhouse dedicated April 30, 1995. Margaret Grattan Weaver, benefactor.
(on a small brass tablet to the right) The Springhouse was especially enjoyed when Judge George Gilmer Grattan held court on “Court Day” each Monday. • It is our duty to our citizens to recall for them some of the customs, institutions and monuments time has left behind. —The Grattans
Location. 38° 26.95′ N, 78° 52.17′ W. Marker is in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Marker is on Courthouse Square (U.S. 33) Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harrisonburg VA 22801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Harrisonburg (within shouting distance of this marker); Court Square & Springhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); McNeill’s Rangers (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hardesty-Higgins House (about 700 feet away); Warren-Sipe House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confederate General Hospital (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Woodbine Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Woodbine Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Harrisonburg.
More about this marker. Brass tablet is also inscribed with lists of patrons, sponsors, and donors along with a list entitled “In Appreciation.”
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