Near Charlottesville in Albemarle County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Convention Army The Barracks
Erected 2011 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number W-166.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1779.
Location. 38° 5.705′ N, 78° 31.558′ W. Marker is near Charlottesville, Virginia, in Albemarle County. Marker is on Barracks Farm Road (County Route 658) east of Garthfield Lane, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charlottesville VA 22901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Albemarle Barracks Burial Site (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Origins of Ivy Creek Natural Area (approx. 1.8 miles away); Legacy of Hugh Carr / The Village of Hydraulic Mills (approx. 1.8 miles away); Six Miles of Trails (approx. 1.8 miles away); Old Springs (approx. 1.9 miles away); "The Albemarle 26" (approx. 2 miles away); Rio Hill 1864 Skirmish (approx. 3 miles away); Rio Hill (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlottesville.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 29, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,408 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 29, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.