Orange in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1937 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number JJ-4.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Exploration • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #04 James Madison, and the Former U.S. Presidents: #12 Zachary Taylor series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1716.
Location. 38° 14.66′ N, 78° 3.007′ W. Marker is in Orange, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Constitution Highway (State Highway 20) and Bloomsbury Road, on the right when traveling west on Constitution Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Orange VA 22960, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lee's Headquarters (approx. 1.4 miles away); Campaign of Second Manassas (approx. 2.3 miles away); Elder John Leland (approx. 2.3 Town of Orange (approx. 3.2 miles away); Orange County Visitor Center (approx. 3.2 miles away); Welcome to… The Town of Orange (approx. 3.2 miles away); Historic Downtown Orange (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Orange Railroad Depot (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Orange.
Also see . . . Bloomsbury National Register. (PDF) National Register of Historic Places documentation for Bloomsbury. (Submitted on January 13, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 3, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 13, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,750 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 13, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3. submitted on September 27, 2009, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 2, 2019, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.