Near Montpelier Station in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2005 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number JJ 26.)
Location. 38° 13.581′ N, 78° 10.86′ W. Marker is near Montpelier Station, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker is on Constitution Highway (State Highway 20), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Orange VA 22960, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Gilmore Farm (within shouting distance of this marker); Dolley Madison (within shouting Post-Emancipation (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Montpelier Train Station (approx. 0.3 miles away); Montpelier Flag Stop (approx. 0.3 miles away); Civil War Encampment (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Camp & Freedman's Farm Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); James Madison and Dolley Madison (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Montpelier Station.
Also see . . . Gilmore Family. Page from the Montpelier site. (Submitted on November 2, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • African Americans • Agriculture •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 662 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.