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Saluda in Middlesex County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Middlesex County Confederate Monument

 
 
Middlesex County Confederate Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., November 29, 2008
1. Middlesex County Confederate Monument Marker
Inscription.  To commemorate the valor and patriotism of the men, and the devotion and sacrifice of the women of Middlesex in defense of their liberties and their homes.
 
Erected 1910 by Middlesex Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker monument is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy series list.
 
Location. 37° 36.379′ N, 76° 35.699′ W. Marker is in Saluda, Virginia, in Middlesex County. Marker is on General Puller Highway (Virginia Route 17) near Gloucester Road (Virginia Route 33). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saluda VA 23149, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Middlesex County Courthouse (here, next to this marker); 1st Lt Beryl R. Newman (a few steps from this marker); Middlesex County Veteran's Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Morgan v. Virginia (within shouting distance of this marker); Middlesex County / Gloucester County
Middlesex County Confederate Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., November 29, 2008
2. Middlesex County Confederate Monument Marker
(approx. 1.6 miles away); Scottish Factors Store (approx. 1.6 miles away); Christ Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); Rosegill (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saluda.
 
Installation marker at the eastern base of the monument image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., November 29, 2008
3. Installation marker at the eastern base of the monument
The first four lines read:
Presented to the UDC and laid by Urbanna Lodge No. 83
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 4, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 933 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 4, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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