Purcellville in Loudoun County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Loudoun County Emancipation Association Grounds
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number T-47.)
Location. 39° 7.784′ N, 77° 42.783′ W. Marker is in Purcellville, Virginia, in Loudoun County. Marker is on South 20th Street / Telegraph Springs Road (County Route 611), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. On the Grounds of Blue Ridge Bible Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 770 South 20th St, Purcellville VA 20132, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow Tracks into History (approx. 0.6 miles away); Purcellville Station (approx. 0.6 miles away); Beyond Purcellville (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ambush at Purcellville (approx. 0.9 miles away); Electric Trains on the W&OD (approx. one mile away); Mother of the Wright Brothers (approx. 1.1 miles away); Goose Creek Friends 1765 Meeting House (approx. 1.3 miles away); Goose Creek Friends 1817 Meeting House (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Purcellville.
Also see . . .
1. Essence of a People. Portraits of African Americans Who Made a Difference in Loudoun County, Virginia (Submitted on July 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Chronology of Important Events in African American History in Loudoun County, Virginia. (Submitted on July 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
3. Emancipation Day in Loudoun County. (Submitted on August 19, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights •
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 1,653 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 20, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.