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Gen. "Bull" Paxton CSA

 
 
Gen. "Bull" Paxton CSA Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 8, 2021
1. Gen. "Bull" Paxton CSA Marker
Inscription.  
His secessionist view angered Gen. Jackson
Given command of the Stonewall Bgd. 1862
 
Erected by Rockbridge Historical Society. (Marker Number 49.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia, Lexington, Righteous and Rascals of Rockbridge series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1862.
 
Location. 37° 47.073′ N, 79° 26.605′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Virginia. Marker is on West Nelson Street (U.S. 60) just east of South Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 19 W Nelson St, Lexington VA 24450, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mary Moore Brown (a few steps from this marker); Col. James McDowell (a few steps from this marker); John Robinson (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary McD. Greenlee (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Jefferson (within shouting distance of this marker); Mike Seeger (within
Gen. "Bull" Paxton CSA Monument At Chancellorsville Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, October 5, 2015
2. Gen. "Bull" Paxton CSA Monument At Chancellorsville Battlefield
Paxton was killed near here while leading the Stonewall Brigade on May 3, 1863.
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shouting distance of this marker); Michael Miley (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward Tarr (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 9, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Last updated on May 9, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos:   1. submitted on May 9, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   2. submitted on June 6, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia.

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