Near Berryville in Clarke County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1997 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number J 14.)
Location. 39° 10.304′ N, 77° 58.384′ W. Marker is near Berryville, Virginia, in Clarke County. Marker is on Lord Fairfax Parkway (U.S. 340), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Berryville VA 22611, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Berryville Wagon Train Raid ( here, next to this marker); Buck Marsh Fight ( approx. half a mile away); Buck Marsh Baptist Church ( approx. Long Marsh Run Rural Historic District ( approx. 1.3 miles away); Harry F. Byrd Sr. ( approx. 1.3 miles away); Berryville ( approx. 1.4 miles away); James Ireland ( approx. 1.4 miles away); Traveler Was Tethered on This Spot ( approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berryville.
More about this marker. This marker replaces a previous J-14 at the same location titled, “Gettysburg Campaign,” with the narrative, “Lee and Longstreet on their way to Gettysburg, camped here, June 18-19, 1863”
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,715 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.