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Near Gordonsville in Louisa County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Campaign of 1781

 
 
Campaign of 1781 Marker Photo, Click for full size
By J. J. Prats, March 8, 2009
1. Campaign of 1781 Marker
Inscription. Lafayette, moving west to protect stores in Albemarle from Tarleton, passed near here, June, 1871.
 
Erected 1934 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number F-40.)
 
Location. 38° 0.717′ N, 78° 11.483′ W. Marker is near Gordonsville, Virginia, in Louisa County. Marker is on James Madison Highway (U.S. 15) south of Hawkwood Lane, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gordonsville VA 22942, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Flora Molton (approx. 3.2 miles away); Louisa County / Fluvanna County (approx. 3.3 miles away); a different marker also named Louisa County / Fluvanna County (approx. 3.3 miles away); Boswell’s Tavern (approx. 4 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps Company 2347 (approx. 4.1 miles away); The Marquis Road (approx. 4.1 miles away); Albemarle County/Louisa County (approx. 5 miles away); Revolutionary War Campaign of 1781 (approx. 5.2 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Campaign of 1781 Marker Photo, Click for full size
By J. J. Prats, March 8, 2009
2. Campaign of 1781 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 760 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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