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Waynesboro, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Walnut Grove

 
 
Walnut Grove Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jim Wilson, February 26, 2011
1. Walnut Grove Marker
Inscription. Archibald Stuart - Revolutionary soldier, legislator, and judge-was born here March 19, 1757, at the home of his grandfather and namesake, an early settler. The property was acquired by William A. Pratt in 1868 and G. Julian Pratt in 1900.
 
Erected 1977 by Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number JF 15.)
 
Location. 38° 4.081′ N, 78° 55.323′ W. Marker is in Waynesboro, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Rosser Avenue (U.S. 340) and Northgate Avenue (Virginia Route 1705), on the right when traveling west on Rosser Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1221 Rosser Avenue, Waynesboro VA 22980, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Early’s Last Battle (approx. 1.1 miles away); Plumb House (approx. 1.4 miles away); W. J. Loth (approx. 1.6 miles away); Fishburne Military School (approx. 1.7 miles away); Waynesboro (approx. 1.8 miles away); a different marker also named Waynesboro (approx. 2 miles away); William H. Harman Monument (approx. 2 miles away); Port Republic Road Historic District (approx. 2.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Waynesboro.
 
More about this marker.
Walnut Grove Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jim Wilson, March 14, 2011
2. Walnut Grove Marker
View looking west along Rosser Ave
Marker sponsored by Colonel James Patton Chapter, DAR.
 
Categories. PoliticsWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Jim Wilson of Waynesboro (Independent City), Virginia. This page has been viewed 973 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Jim Wilson of Waynesboro (Independent City), Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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