Purcellville in Loudoun County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Loudoun County Emancipation Association Grounds
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number T 47.)
Location. 39° 7.784′ N, 77° 42.783′ W. Marker is in Purcellville, Virginia, in Loudoun County. Marker is on South 20th Street / Telegraph Springs Road (County Route 611), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. On the Grounds of Blue Ridge Bible Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 770 South 20th St, Purcellville VA 20132, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies Tracks into History (approx. 0.6 miles away); Purcellville Station (approx. 0.6 miles away); Beyond Purcellville (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ambush at Purcellville (approx. 0.9 miles away); Electric Trains on the W&OD (approx. one mile away); Mother of the Wright Brothers (approx. 1.1 miles away); Goose Creek Friends 1765 Meeting House (approx. 1.3 miles away); Goose Creek Friends 1817 Meeting House (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Purcellville.
Also see . . .
1. Essence of a People. Portraits of African Americans Who Made a Difference in Loudoun County, Virginia
2. Chronology of Important Events in African American History in Loudoun County, Virginia.
3. Emancipation Day in Loudoun County.
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,554 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.