Linden in Warren County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Warren County/Fauquier County
(west side) Fauquier County. Fauquier County was named for Francis Fauquier, lieutenant governor of Virginia from 1756 to 1768. It was formed in 1759 from Prince William County. The county seat is Warrenton. United States Supreme Court Chief Justice John Marshall was born in this county. Col. John Singleton Mosby and his 43rd Battalion Partisan Rangers were active here during the Civil War.
Erected 1997 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number Z-280.)
Location. 38° 54.571′ N, 78° 4.528′ W. Marker is in Linden, Virginia, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of John Marshall Highway (Virginia Route 55) and Freezeland Road (Virginia Route 638), on the right when traveling west on John Marshall Highway. Touch for map. Located next to the Linden Post
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Discovery Shenandoah Valley (within shouting distance of this marker); The Hollow (approx. 4.2 miles away); Brig. Gen. Turner Ashby, C.S.A. (approx. 4.3 miles away); Lee’s Bivouac, Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 4.3 miles away); Chester Gap (approx. 4˝ miles away); Minding the Gaps (approx. 4˝ miles away); Warren/Rappahannock County (approx. 4˝ miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 4˝ miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,135 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 25, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.