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Warrenton in Fauquier County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

John Singleton Mosby

 
 
John Singleton Mosby Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 15, 2007
1. John Singleton Mosby Marker
Inscription. (front face) Image of Col. Mosby.

(right side) This tribute is affectionately dedicated to Col. John S. Mosby, whose deeds of valor and heroic devotion to state and southern principles are the pride and admiration of his soldiers, comrades, and fellow countrymen.

(left side) He has left a name that will live till honor, virtue, courage all shall cease to claim the homage of the heart.

(back) John Singleton Mosby - Lawyer Soldier Patriot - Dec. 3. 1833 - May 30. 1916
 
Location. 38° 42.826′ N, 77° 47.755′ W. Marker is in Warrenton, Virginia, in Fauquier County. Marker is at the intersection of Waterloo Street (Business U.S. 211) and Ashby Street, on the left when traveling west on Waterloo Street. Touch for map. The marker is in a courtyard between the Fauquier County Courthouse and the Old Jail. Marker is in this post office area: Warrenton VA 20188, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lafayette’s Stepping Stone (here, next to this marker); Warrenton (here, next to this marker); Executions in the Yard (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Warrenton
The Mosby Monument in front of the Old Jail image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 15, 2007
2. The Mosby Monument in front of the Old Jail
(within shouting distance of this marker); Norris Tavern / The Warren Green (within shouting distance of this marker); Brentmoor: The Spilman-Mosby House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Brentmoor (approx. 0.3 miles away); Black Horse Cavalry (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Warrenton.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, US Civil
 
Front Side image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 15, 2007
3. Front Side
Right Side image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 15, 2007
4. Right Side
Left Side image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 15, 2007
5. Left Side
Back Side image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 15, 2007
6. Back Side
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 24, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,503 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 24, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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