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Near Lexington in Rockbridge County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Liberty Hall Academy

 
 
Liberty Hall Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dan Fisher, June 20, 2010
1. Liberty Hall Academy Marker
Inscription. This school, which was founded in 1777 and finally grew into Washington and Lee University, stood a short distance to the southwest of this point.
 
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number A 44.)
 
Location. 37° 50.589′ N, 79° 21.51′ W. Marker is near Lexington, Virginia, in Rockbridge County. Marker can be reached from Sam Houston Way (Virginia Route 785) near North Lee Highway (U.S. 11), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. This marker is located in the Sam Houston Wayside. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington VA 24450, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Timber Ridge Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of Sam Houston (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Birthplace of Sam Houston (within shouting distance of this marker); Red House and the McDowell Family (approx. 3.1 miles away); Dr. Ephraim McDowell (approx. 3.1 miles away); McDowell's Grave (approx. 3.1 miles away); Cherry Grove Estate (approx. 3.9 miles away); Jordanís Point (approx. 5.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lexington.
 
Also see . . .
Liberty Hall Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dan Fisher, June 20, 2010
2. Liberty Hall Academy Marker
 Liberty Hall Project. Washington & Lee University Archaeology Program (Submitted on June 21, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Education
 
Liberty Hall Academy Ruins image. Click for full size.
By Dan Fisher, June 20, 2010
3. Liberty Hall Academy Ruins
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 520 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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