Lexington, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Margaret Junkin Preston
1848 – 1857
Poetess of the Confederacy
Thomas J. (Stonewall) Jackson
1853 – 1857
Robert E. Lee
1865 – 1869
The Rockbridge Historical Society
Erected 1957 by Rockbridge Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
Location. 37° 47.231′ N, 79° 26.607′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Virginia. Marker is on W Washington Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located on the grounds of Washington and Lee University. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington VA 24450, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Morris House (within shouting distance of this marker); Cyrus Hall McCormick (within shouting distance of this marker); Last Home of Traveller (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Chavis (about 300 feet away); General Lee’s Beloved Traveller (about 400 feet away); Washington and Lee University (about 400 feet away); Traveller’s Grave (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Washington and Lee University (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 578 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.