Gordonsville in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
In Memory of the Soldiers, Both Confederate and Union
the soldiers, both Confederate
and Union, who died here
at the Exchange Hotel
used during the Civil War as the
General Receiving Hospital.
1861 –– 1865
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 38° 7.941′ N, 78° 11.132′ W. Marker is in Gordonsville, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from South Main Street. Marker is located on the grounds of the Civil War Museum at the Exchange Hotel. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 South Main Street, Gordonsville VA 22942, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gordonsville's Legendary Chicken Vendors (within shouting distance of this marker); Orange County / Louisa County (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gordon Inn (approx. ¾ mile away); Church of the Blind Preacher (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Orange County / Louisa County (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Maplewood Memorial Association General Thomas Sumter (approx. 1.9 miles away); Madison-Barbour Rural Historic District (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gordonsville.
Also see . . .
1. Civil War Museum at the Exchange Hotel. (Submitted on December 14, 2009.)
2. Exchange Hotel. National Park Service, Journey Through Hallowed Ground (Submitted on December 14, 2009.)
3. Exchange Hotel National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form. (Submitted on December 14, 2009.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 10, 2017. It was originally submitted on December 14, 2009. This page has been viewed 1,074 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 14, 2009. 3. submitted on May 10, 2017, by Pete Payette of Orange, Virginia. 4, 5. submitted on December 14, 2009. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.