Berryville in Clarke County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Harry F. Byrd Sr.
Erected 1999 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number T-14.)
Location. Marker has been reported damaged. 39° 9.557′ N, 77° 59.537′ W. Marker is in Berryville, Virginia, in Clarke County. Marker is on West Main Street (Business Virginia Route 7), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. On the Rosemont Property, across from Clarke County High School in Berryville, VA. Marker is in this post office area: Berryville VA 22611, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Battle of Berryville (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Battle of Berryville Berryville (approx. 0.3 miles away); James Ireland (approx. 0.7 miles away); Clarke County Courthouse (approx. 0.8 miles away); Traveler Was Tethered on This Spot (approx. 0.8 miles away); Benjamin Berry (approx. 0.9 miles away); Buck Marsh Baptist Church (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berryville.
More about this marker. I have a photograph of the damaged historical marker resting against the stone fence, no longer visible from the road (Business Route 7 in Berryville, across from the H.S.) -- I'm not seeing where to upload the photo on the Correction Page... t. elizabeth renich
Regarding Harry F. Byrd Sr.. Rosemont stands on private property just out of sight from the highway.
Also see . . .
1. Harry F. Byrd : The Pay-As-You-Go Man. (Submitted on July 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Historic Rosemont Manor. Currently open as B&B and wedding venue (2017). (Submitted on December 20, 2017, by Linda Walcroft of Strasburg, Virginia.)
1. Harry F. Byrd Quote
The State of Virginia is similar to a great business corporation ... and should be conducted with the same efficiency and economy as any private business.
— Submitted July 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
Categories. • 20th Century • Notable Persons • Politics •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 3, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 3,407 times since then and 48 times this year. Last updated on September 22, 2018, by T. Elizabeth Renich of Winchester, Virginia. Photos: 1. submitted on July 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 2. submitted on October 1, 2018. 3, 4. submitted on July 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 5. submitted on July 24, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 6. submitted on July 19, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.