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

Confederate Soldiers of Buckingham County

 
 
Confederate Soldiers of Buckingham County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 25, 2009
1. Confederate Soldiers of Buckingham County Marker
Inscription.
To commemorate the
devotion and heroism
of the
Confederate Soldiers
of
Buckingham County,

who valued principle
more than life,
and fought for a cause
they knew to be just.
1861 1865

 
Erected 1908.
 
Location. 37° 33.026′ N, 78° 33.377′ W. Marker is in Buckingham, Virginia, in Buckingham County. Marker is at the intersection of Anderson Highway (U.S. 60) and Oak Hill Road, on the left when traveling west on Anderson Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Buckingham VA 23921, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Buckingham County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Jefferson’s Lost Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Thomas Jefferson’s Lost Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Thomas Jefferson’s Lost Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Buckingham Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker
Confederate Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 25, 2009
2. Confederate Soldiers Monument
Two 12-pdr Napoleons flank the monument.
also named Buckingham Courthouse (approx. one mile away); After Appomattox (approx. 1.7 miles away); One-Room Schoolhouse (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buckingham.
 
Also see . . .  Confederate Monument Time Capsule Opening on August 2, 2008. Describes the opening of the 100 year-old time capsule placed in the base of the Confederate Monument June 30, 1908 at Buckingham Courthouse, Virginia. (Submitted on July 26, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
No. 103. Revere Copper Co. 1236 lbs T.J.R. 1862. image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 25, 2009
3. No. 103. Revere Copper Co. 1236 lbs T.J.R. 1862.
No. 62. Revere Copper Co. 1197 lbs T.J.R. 1862. image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 25, 2009
4. No. 62. Revere Copper Co. 1197 lbs T.J.R. 1862.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,049 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 26, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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