Montpelier in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Tavern, built in the mid-18th century, is a typical hall-and-parlor vernacular house of the Piedmont region. The sycamore trees that stood here for many years gave the Tavern its name.
Since the early 20th century, the Tavern has served the educational and cultural needs of the community as part of the Montpelier School for a time and as the Page Memorial Library.
Erected by Hanover County.
Location. 37° 49.364′ N, 77° 41.22′ W. Marker is in Montpelier, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of Mountain Road (U.S. 33) and Sycamore Tavern Lane, on the left when traveling west on Mountain Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Montpelier VA 23192, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cedar Creek Quaker Meeting House (approx. 3.2 miles away); Reuben Ford and Hopeful Baptist Church (approx. 4.4 miles away); Scotchtown Scotchtown (approx. 5.7 miles away); John Preston Clarke (approx. 7.9 miles away); Beaver Dam School (approx. 8.1 miles away); The Depot at Beaver Dam (approx. 8.4 miles away); Fork Church (approx. 8.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Montpelier.
Also see . . . Sycamore Tavern (pdf file). National Register of Historic Places (Submitted on November 14, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 684 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.