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Front Royal in Warren County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Lane's Tavern

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, October 23, 2020
1. Site of Lane's Tavern Marker
Inscription.  Where Warren became a county, here in 1836 the first eleven county justices met to hold court. They were: Thomas Buck, Abner Smith, Isaac Overall, Joseph Spangler, George Blakemore, Samuel Gardner, Mordecai Cloud, Marcus Richardson, Samuel Simpson, John Rust & Robert Marshall.
 
Erected by Warren Heritage Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsIndustry & Commerce.
 
Location. 38° 55.043′ N, 78° 11.318′ W. Marker is in Front Royal, Virginia, in Warren County. Marker is on East Main Street just west of Water Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 505 E Main St, Front Royal VA 22630, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Front Royal (within shouting distance of this marker); Williams Chapel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bel Air (approx. 0.2 miles away); Erin Dinner Bell (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Great Seal of the Confederacy (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Courthouse
Site of Lane's Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 23, 2020
2. Site of Lane's Tavern Marker
(approx. ¼ mile away); Capture of Front Royal (approx. ¼ mile away); Warren County World War I & II Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Front Royal.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 25, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 45 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 25, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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