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

Honoring the People of Orange County

 
 
Honoring the People of Orange County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, September 28, 2015
1. Honoring the People of Orange County Marker
Inscription.  
Honoring
the People of Orange County
who served
the Cause of Liberty
1775-1783

Dedicated May 31, 1976 by
Golden Horseshoe Chapter
D.A.R.
Erected by
American Legion
Post 156

 
Erected 1976 by American Legion Post 156, and Golden Horseshoe Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 38° 14.708′ N, 78° 6.681′ W. Marker is in Orange, Virginia, in Orange County. Memorial can be reached from West Main Street (Business Virginia Route 20) just west of North Madison Road (U.S. 15), on the right when traveling west. This short memorial monument is located near the southeast corner of the Orange County Courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 75 North Madison Road, Orange VA 22960, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Montpelier and Madison's Tomb (a few steps from this marker); General Zachary Taylor
Honoring the People of Orange County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, September 28, 2015
2. Honoring the People of Orange County Marker
(a few steps from this marker); Orange Train Station (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Town of Orange (about 500 feet away); Capt. Andrew Maples Jr., Tuskegee Airman (about 700 feet away); Orange Graded School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lee's Headquarters (approx. 1.9 miles away); Wreck at the Fat Nancy (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Orange.
 
Old Orange County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, September 28, 2015
3. Old Orange County Courthouse
(looking north from marker)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 4, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 6, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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