Locust Grove in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1929 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number J–35.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 38° 22.61′ N, 77° 46.802′ W. Marker was in Locust Grove, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker was on Germanna Highway (Virginia Route 3) north of Spotswood Drive (County Route 760), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Locust Grove VA 22508, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Germanna Ford (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Germanna Ford Culpeper County / Orange County (approx. ¼ mile away); The "Enchanted Castle" at Germanna, circa 1720-1750 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Spotswood Family Cemetery (approx. 2.9 miles away); Gordon's Flank Attack (approx. 2.9 miles away); Captain John Spotswood (approx. 2.9 miles away); Orange Grove 1728 - 1864 (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Locust Grove.
In May 2016, this marker was destroyed in car accident, not yet replaced as of April 2017.
— Submitted April 19, 2017, by Pete Payette of Orange, Virginia.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 20, 2018. It was originally submitted on November 16, 2007, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,646 times since then and 36 times this year. Last updated on April 17, 2018, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos: 1. submitted on November 16, 2007, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 2. submitted on November 17, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3. submitted on May 8, 2017, by Pete Payette of Orange, Virginia. 4. submitted on January 13, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 5. submitted on May 8, 2017, by Pete Payette of Orange, Virginia. 6. submitted on May 2, 2017, by Pete Payette of Orange, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.