Rhoadesville in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Campaign of 1781
Erected 1935 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number JJ 24.)
Location. 38° 16.418′ N, 77° 55.675′ W. Marker is in Rhoadesville, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Lafayette Drive (County Route 741) and County Route 602, on the right when traveling west on Lafayette Drive. Click for map. Located on an old section of the Orange Turnpike. Marker is in this post office area: Rhoadesville VA 22542, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stuart's "Very Narrow Escape" (approx. 1.7 miles away); Elder John Leland (approx. 4.7 miles away); Campaign of Second Manassas (approx. 4.7 miles away); Mine Run Campaign (approx. 4.7 miles away); Culpeper County / Orange County (approx. 6.5 miles away); Face Off (approx. 6.7 miles away); a different marker also named Mine Run Campaign (approx. 6.7 miles away); a different marker also named The Mine Run Campaign (approx. 6.8 miles away).
Also see . . . Lafayette's Virginia Campaign. The marker describes the maneuvers that took place as part of the first phase of Lafayette's 1781 Campaign.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page originally submitted on February 17, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 912 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 17, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.