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Near Rileyville in Page County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Warren County / Page County

 
 
Marker's Warren County Face Faces Page County image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 29, 2006
1. Marker's Warren County Face Faces Page County
Inscription. Warren County. Area 216 square miles. Formed in 1836 from Frederick and Shenandoah, and named for General Joseph Warren, killed at Bunker Hill, 1775.

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.
Marker's Page County Face Faces Warren County image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 29, 2006
2. Marker's Page County Face Faces Warren County
(Submitted on October 7, 2006.)
3. Luray Caverns History. (Submitted on October 7, 2006.)
 
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Norfolk Southern Railroad Trestle Nearby image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 29, 2006
3. Norfolk Southern Railroad Trestle Nearby
This is the former N&W Shenandoah Valley route between Roanoke Virginia and Hagerstown Maryland.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 899 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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