Near Dayton in Rockingham County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Origins of Shenandoah University
Erected 2019 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number D-45.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1875.
Location. 38° 24.565′ N, 78° 56.679′ W. Marker is near Dayton, Virginia, in Rockingham County. Marker is on John Wayland Highway (Virginia Route 42) north of Killdeer Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3105 John Wayland Hwy, Dayton VA 22821, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dayton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lt. Col. Thomas F. Wildes (approx. 0.6 miles away); Shenandoah College and Shenandoah Conservatory of Music (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fort Harrison (approx. ¾ mile away); First Church in Rockingham County (approx. ¾ mile away); Daniel Bowman Mill at Silver Lake (approx. 0.9 miles away); Famous Travelers Along the Turnpike (approx. 1½ miles away); Death of Lt. Meigs (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dayton.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 12, 2021, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 12, 2021, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.