Verdiersville in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Stuart's “Very Narrow Escape”
Erected 1998 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number JJ 12.)
Location. 38° 16.313′ N, 77° 53.768′ W. Marker is in Verdiersville, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Constitution Highway (State Highway 20) and Mine Run Road (County Route 621), on the right when traveling east on Constitution Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rhoadesville VA 22542, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Campaign of 1781 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Mine Run Campaign Face Off (approx. 5.2 miles away); a different marker also named Mine Run Campaign (approx. 5.2 miles away); Robinson's Tavern (approx. 5.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Mine Run Campaign (approx. 5.6 miles away); a different marker also named The Mine Run Campaign (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Battle of Payne’s Farm (approx. 5.6 miles away).
More about this marker. A previous marker also numbered JJ-12 read, Near here, early morning August 18, 1862, General J.E.B. Stuart narrowly escaped capture.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Stuart's Revenge detailed in markers.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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