Linden in Warren County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Warren County/Fauquier County
(west side) Fauquier County. Fauquier County was named for Francis Fauquier, lieutenant governor of Virginia from 1756 to 1768. It was formed in 1759 from Prince William County. The county seat is Warrenton. United States Supreme Court Chief Justice John Marshall was born in this county. Col. John Singleton Mosby and his 43rd Battalion Partisan Rangers were active here during the Civil War.
Erected 1997 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number Z-280.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • Political Subdivisions • War, US Civil.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Linden VA 22642, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Discovery Shenandoah Valley (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Manassas Gap (approx. 1.9 miles away); Camp Dismal Hollow (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Hollow (approx. 4.2 miles away); Brig. Gen. Turner Ashby, C.S.A. (approx. 4.3 miles away); Lee’s Bivouac, Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 4.3 miles away); Chester Gap (approx. 4˝ miles away); Minding the Gaps (approx. 4˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Linden.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 25, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,212 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 25, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.