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

John Robinson

 
 
John Robinson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 21, 2012
1. John Robinson Marker
Inscription.
Honor to whom honor
Sacred to the memory
of
John Robinson
a native of Ireland,
a soldier of
Washington,
and a magnificent benefactor
of Washington College
Born A.D. 1754
Died A.D. 1826
Erected 1855
Restored 1939

 
Erected 1855.
 
Location. 37° 47.293′ N, 79° 26.494′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Virginia. Marker can be reached from Letcher Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located on the grounds of Washington and Lee University, in front of the Reeves Center. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington VA 24450, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington and Lee University (within shouting distance of this marker); William Graham (within shouting distance of this marker); Traveller’s Grave (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); General Lee’s Beloved Traveller (about 300 feet away); Hotchkiss House (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Washington and Lee University (about 400 feet away); Cyrus Hall McCormick (about 400 feet away); Virginia Military Institute (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Lexington.
 
Categories. Education
 
John Robinson Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 21, 2012
2. John Robinson Monument
John Robinson Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 21, 2012
3. John Robinson Monument
Marker at Wash. & Lee University image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 21, 2012
4. Marker at Wash. & Lee University
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 466 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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