Near Winchester in Frederick County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Colonel John Singleton Mosby
Erected 1987 by Department of Conservation and Historic Resources. (Marker Number B 16.)
Location. 39° 8.155′ N, 78° 7.313′ W. Marker is near Winchester, Virginia, in Frederick County. Marker is at the intersection of Millwood Pike (U.S. 17/50) and Carpers Valley Road (County Route 723), on the right when traveling east on Millwood Pike. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winchester VA 22603, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General Daniel Morgan / Winchester (approx. 2.5 miles away); Clark County / Frederick County (approx. 2.8 miles away); Defenses of Winchester (approx. 2.9 miles away); Abramís Delight (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Hollingsworth Family Settlement (approx. 3.1 miles away); a different marker also Abramís Delight (approx. 3.1 miles away); Shawnee Springs Hospital (approx. 3.2 miles away); Third Battle of Winchester (approx. 3.5 miles away); a different marker also named Third Battle of Winchester (approx. 3.6 miles away); Jost Hite and Winchester (approx. 3.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Winchester.
Regarding Colonel John Singleton Mosby. This marker is a “bookend” of sorts to a similar one standing in Chantilly, Fairfax County to the east on US. Highway 50, numbered B 12 (see related markers). Between the two, Col. Mosbyís forces operated extensively.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . . Mosby Heritage Area Association. (Submitted on September 23, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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