Near Stanley in Page County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Jackson's Last Mountain Crossing
Location. Marker has been confirmed missing. It was likely located near 38° 32.034′ N, 78° 25.349′ W. Marker was near Stanley, Virginia, in Page County. Marker was on Skyline Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at the Fishers Gap Overlook in Shenandoah National Park. Marker was in this post office area: Stanley VA 22851, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Stonewall Jackson's Marches (a few steps from this marker); Guarding the Past (approx. ¼ mile away); Getting to know the air you breathe! (approx. one mile away); Big Meadows Lodge Dark Hollow (approx. 1.1 miles away); National Park Service CCC Camps (approx. 1.3 miles away); Iron Mike (approx. 1.3 miles away); Skyline Drive Historic District (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stanley.
Regarding Jackson's Last Mountain Crossing. This marker is one of several detailing Civil War activities in Page County, Virginia. Please see the Page County Civil War Markers link below.
Also see . . .
1. Page County Civil War Markers. (Submitted on February 25, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Avenue of Armies: Civil War Sites of Luray and Page County, Virginia. (Submitted on March 20, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 31, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,385 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 31, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.