Delaplane in Fauquier County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Death of 2d Lt. James “Big Yankee” Ames
Erected 2001 by the Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number B-40.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 38° 55.103′ N, 77° 55.443′ W. Marker is in Delaplane, Virginia, in Fauquier County. Marker is at the intersection of Winchester Road (U.S. 17) and Crooked Run Road, on Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Delaplane VA 20144, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Delaplane (approx. ¼ mile away); Piedmont Station (approx. 0.3 miles away); Emmanuel Episcopal Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); John Marshall's Leeds Manor Rural Historic District (approx. 2.2 miles away); Oak Hill (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Delaplane.
Also see . . . James “Big Yankee” Ames. Biography and photo. (Submitted on October 22, 2006.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 22, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,926 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 22, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.