Locust Grove in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2016 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number J-35.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 1863.
Location. 38° 22.661′ N, 77° 46.908′ W. Marker is in Locust Grove, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker is on Germanna Highway 0.1 miles west of College Drive (Virginia Route 375), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Germanna (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Germanna Ford (within shouting distance of this marker); Grant Takes Command (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Germanna (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Alexander Spotswood's Enchanted Castle (about 400 feet away); Fort Germanna Visitor Center (about 400 feet away); Hans Conrad Amberger (about 500 feet away); Giuseppe Oddenino (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Locust Grove.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. This marker has replaced the linked marker.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 19, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 19, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. 3. submitted on April 21, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia.