Winchester, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Quakerism series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1734.
Location. 39° 10.151′ N, 78° 9.663′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Virginia. Marker can be reached from the intersection of South Pleasant Valley Road and Milwood Avenue (Business U.S. 17/50), on the right when traveling north. Located in a parking lot inside a park encompassing both Abramís Delight and the Winchester Visitors Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1340 South Pleasant Valley Road, Winchester VA 22601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Hollingsworth Family Settlement (within shouting distance Abramís Delight (within shouting distance of this marker); Shawnee Springs Hospital (approx. 0.2 miles away); POW-MIA (approx. 0.6 miles away); General Daniel Morgan / Winchester (approx. 0.6 miles away); Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Korean War (approx. 0.7 miles away); First Battle of Winchester (approx. 0.7 miles away); Spottswood Poles (approx. 0.7 miles away); Patsy Cline: Country Music Singer (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winchester.
Regarding Abramís Delight. Abramís Delight is open for tours, and is operated by the Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society.
Also see . . .
1. Abram's Delight Museum. Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society. (Submitted on September 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Abram's Delight. Abram's Delight was a prominent location during the settlement period and the frontier wars. (Submitted on September 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,573 times since then and 78 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 2, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. 3. submitted on November 7, 2020, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. 4, 5. submitted on September 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 6. submitted on November 2, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.