Near Middletown in Frederick County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Cedar Creek
October 19, 1864
Erected 1964 by Virginia Civil War Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US CivilBattlefield Trails - Civil War series list. A significant historical date for this entry is October 19, 1864.
Location. 39° 1.127′ N, 78° 17.637′ W. Marker is near Middletown, Virginia, in Frederick County. Marker is at the intersection of Valley Pike (U.S. 11) and Belle Grove Road, on the right when traveling south on Valley Pike. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Middletown VA 22645, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Heater House (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Cedar Creek (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Vermont at Cedar Creek (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named The Battle of Cedar Creek (about 500 feet away); N.C. Troops at Cedar Creek (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Middletown.
More about this marker. One of the series of Shenandoah Valley Circle Tour markers.
Regarding Battle of Cedar Creek. The Cedar Creek battlefield is interpreted by several markers. See the Battle of Cedar Creek Virtual Tour by Markers link below.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Virtual Tour by Markers of the Battle of Cedar Creek.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Cedar Creek. National Parks Service summary of the battle. (Submitted on November 5, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Battle of Cedar Creek Virtual Tour by Markers. The related markers here follow a tour of the Cedar Creek Battlefield, October 19, 1864. (Submitted on December 8, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
3. Battle of Cedar Creek Preservation Efforts. Civil War Preservation Trust site detailing preservation efforts at the battlefield. The site includes a wealth of background information on the battle and an animated map. (Submitted on October 18, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 4, 2006, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 2,474 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on October 5, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 2. submitted on October 4, 2006, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. 3. submitted on November 5, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on November 6, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 5. submitted on November 11, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.