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

Edinburg

 
 
Edinburg Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 23, 2020
1. Edinburg Marker
Inscription.  Edinburg Mill escaped the fire of Sheridan's burning campaign due to the bravery of two young women. Camp Roosevelt, the first Civilian Conservation Corps camp in the nation, early nearby in 1933.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkIndustry & CommerceWar, US CivilWomen. In addition, it is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) 🏞️ series list.
 
Location. 38° 52.936′ N, 78° 30.316′ W. Marker is in Woodstock, Virginia, in Shenandoah County. Marker is on North Main Street (U.S. 11) north of West Court Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 111 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. Shenandoah County Courthouse (here, next to this marker); Shenandoah County Jail (here, next to this marker); New Market (here, next to this marker); Woodstock (a few steps from this marker); Town of Strasburg (a few steps from this marker);
Edinburg Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 23, 2020
2. Edinburg Marker
Town of Woodstock (a few steps from this marker); Town of Edinburg (a few steps from this marker); John Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg (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 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 23, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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