Leesburg in Loudoun County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1995 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number F 29.)
Location. 39° 8.486′ N, 77° 32.779′ W. Marker is in Leesburg, Virginia, in Loudoun County. Marker is at the intersection of James Monroe Highway (U.S. 15) and Tutt Lane, on the right when traveling south on James Monroe Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leesburg VA 20175, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Goose Creek Chapel ( here, next to this marker); Mile Hill ( approx. 0.7 miles away); 1862 Antietam Campaign Sharpsburg (Antietam) Campaign ( approx. 0.8 miles away); Jeniferís Cavalry ( approx. one mile away); Battle of Ball's Bluff ( approx. 1.1 miles away); Battlefield Historic Restoration Project ( approx. 1.1 miles away); 15th Massachusetts Infantry ( approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Leesburg.
More about this marker. The marker is on the grounds of Morven Park, just past the intersection of Business Hwy 15 and Hwy 15 Bypass.
Regarding Morven Park. Morven Park is now a noted equestrian center. In addition to the mansion, the Park also features a fox hunting and carriage museum. The mansion and museum are off Waterford Road. Go South from the marker location on King Street (Business Highway 15), turning West onto North Street, which become Waterford after two blocks. The park is currently run under a 501c3 organization.
Also see . . . Morven Park Mansion. (Submitted on June 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,776 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4, 5. submitted on November 19, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.