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Near Rapidan in Culpeper County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Locust Grove

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, April 9, 2021
1. Locust Grove Marker
Inscription.  
Locust Grove
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior

Locust Grove
has been registered as a
Virginia
Historic
Landmark

pursuant to the authority vested in the
Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission
Acts of 1966


 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureArchitectureColonial EraSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1730.
 
Location. 38° 19.073′ N, 78° 2.702′ W. Marker is near Rapidan, Virginia, in Culpeper County. Marker is at the intersection of Willis Ford Road (Virginia Route 736) and Locust Grove Lane, on the right when traveling east on Willis Ford Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11107 Willis Ford Rd, Rapidan VA 22733, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pete Hill (approx. 1.6 miles away); Mitchells Presbyterian Church (approx. 4.4 miles away); Madison County / Culpeper County (approx. 4.4 miles
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By Devry Becker Jones, April 9, 2021
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away); Jackson’s Crossing (approx. 4˝ miles away); Elder John Leland (approx. 4.6 miles away); Crooked Run Baptist Church (approx. 4.6 miles away); Campaign of Second Manassas (approx. 4.6 miles away); Culpeper County / Orange County (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rapidan.
 
Also see . . .  Locust Grove (Rapidan, Virginia). Wikipedia article about the property (Submitted on April 11, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 11, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 11, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 22 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 11, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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