Winchester in Frederick County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Kernstown
March 23, 1862
Erected 1964 by Virginia Civil War Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 8.403′ N, 78° 11.679′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Virginia, in Frederick County. Marker is on Opequon Church Lane, on the right when traveling west. Located in front of the Church in the north side parking lot. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 217 Opequon Church Lane, Winchester VA 22602, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kernstown Battles (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Kernstown (here, next to this marker); Opequon Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Memory of the Many Soldiers of the Revolution (about 300 feet away); 1790 Stone Church (about 300 feet away); The First Battle of Kernstown (approx. ¼ mile away); The Second Battle of Kernstown (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named First Battle of Kernstown (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winchester.
More about this marker. This marker is part of the Shenandoah Valley Circle Tour.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 26, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 13, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,324 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 13, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.