Near Stanley in Page County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Jackson's Last Mountain Crossing
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is November 1862.
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 38° 32.034′ N, 78° 25.349′ W. Marker was near Stanley, Virginia, in Page County. Marker was on Skyline Drive, on the right when traveling south. Located at the Fishers Gap Overlook in Shenandoah National Park. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Stanley VA 22851, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Stonewall Jackson's Marches (a few steps from this marker); Guarding the Past Getting to know the air you breathe! (approx. one mile away); Big Meadows Lodge (approx. 1.1 miles away); Dark Hollow (approx. 1.1 miles away); National Park Service CCC Camps (approx. 1.3 miles away); Iron Mike (approx. 1.3 miles away); Skyline Drive Historic District (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stanley.
Regarding Jackson's Last Mountain Crossing. This marker is one of several detailing Civil War activities in Page County, Virginia. Please see the Page County Civil War Markers link below.
Also see . . .
1. Page County Civil War Markers. (Submitted on February 25, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Avenue of Armies: Civil War Sites of Luray and Page County, Virginia. (Submitted on March 20, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 8, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 31, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,650 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 31, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.