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

Mount Jackson

 
 
Mount Jackson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 23, 2020
1. Mount Jackson Marker
Inscription.  Originally Mt. Pleasant, renamed in 1826 for Andrew Jackson who became president in 1828. 1861 - A Confederate hospital built with 500 beds. Confederate cemetery was established nearby.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesScience & MedicineSettlements & SettlersWar, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #07 Andrew Jackson series list.
 
Location. 38° 52.919′ N, 78° 30.321′ W. Marker is in Woodstock, Virginia, in Shenandoah County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (U.S. 11) and West Court Street, on the right when traveling south on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 N Main St, Woodstock VA 22664, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. County of Shenandoah (here, next to this marker); Town of New Market (a few steps from this marker); Town of Mount Jackson (a few steps from this marker); John Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg (a few steps from this marker); Strasburg
Mount Jackson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 23, 2020
2. Mount Jackson Marker
The plaque is on the bench.
(a few steps from this marker); Toms Brook (a few steps from this marker); This Building of (a few steps from this marker); Town of Edinburg (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Woodstock.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 23, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 39 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 23, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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