Near Rileyville in Page County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Warren County / Page County
Page County. Area 322 square miles. Formed in 1831 from Shenandoah and Rockingham, and named for John Page, Governor of Virginia, 1802–1805. Luray cave is in this county.
Erected 1946 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number Z-248.)
Location. 38° 48.283′ N, 78° 20.988′ W. Marker is near Rileyville, Virginia, in Page County. Marker is on U.S. 340 near County Route 665, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. It is just south of Overall and the County line. Marker is in this post office area: Rileyville VA 22650, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Milford (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Historic Page Valley (about 400 feet away); Overall Bridge (about 400 feet away); Asbury Chapel (approx. 7.6 miles away); Indian Old Fields (approx. 8.1 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Warren County History. (Submitted on October 7, 2006.)
2. History in Page County. (Submitted on October 7, 2006.)
3. Luray Caverns History. (Submitted on October 7, 2006.)
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