Near Gordonsville in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Maplewood Memorial Association
as a tribute of respect to
some seven hundred Confederate soldiers
mainly from North Carolina and Georgia
who laid down their lives
for the cause they loved and lost
their names are perished
may their memory be imperishable!
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Battlefield Markers Association series list.
Location. 38° 8.792′ N, 78° 11.97′ W. Marker is near Gordonsville, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from Spotswood Trail (U.S. 33), on the right when traveling west. Located inside Maplewood Cemetery in the northern lot. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gordonsville VA 22942, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gordon Inn (approx. 0.6 miles away); Church of the Blind Preacher (approx. one mile away); Orange County / Louisa County (approx. 1.1 miles away); Gordonsville's Legendary Chicken Vendors (approx. 1.2 miles Welcome to The Exchange Hotel and Civil War Medical Museum (approx. 1.2 miles away); In Memory of the Soldiers, Both Confederate and Union (approx. 1.2 miles away); Madison-Barbour Rural Historic District (approx. 1.3 miles away); a different marker also named Orange County / Louisa County (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gordonsville.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 17, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,457 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 17, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on December 9, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.