Purcellville in Loudoun County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Mother of the Wright Brothers
Erected 1929 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number T-5.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • Women. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1831.
Location. 39° 8.136′ N, 77° 41.684′ W. Marker is in Purcellville, Virginia, in Loudoun County. Marker is on E Main Street (Business Virginia Route 7) 0.1 miles east of Pickwick Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Purcellville VA 20132, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mahlon Taylor Springhouse (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ambush at Purcellville (approx. 0.6 miles away); Electric Trains on the W&OD (approx. 0.6 miles away); Attacked at Purcellville (approx. one mile away); Tracks into History Loudoun County Emancipation Association Grounds (approx. 1.1 miles away); Killed in Action Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Case Building (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Purcellville.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2007, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 2,039 times since then and 144 times this year. Last updated on July 19, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 16, 2007, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.