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Near Cartersville in Cumberland County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Campaign of 1781

 
 
Campaign of 1781 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 25, 2009
1. Campaign of 1781 Marker
Inscription. Two miles north, near the mouth of Willis River, Steuben camped, June 5-6, 1781, when driven from Point of Fork by Simcoe.
 
Erected 1934 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number ON-7.)
 
Location. 37° 39.623′ N, 78° 7.141′ W. Marker is near Cartersville, Virginia, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Cartersville Road (Virginia Route 45) and Ampthill Road, on the left when traveling north on Cartersville Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cartersville VA 23027, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rosenwald School at Cartersville (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hamilton High School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Clifton (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Campaign of 1781 (approx. 1.8 miles away); Lee's Stopping Place (approx. 2.9 miles away); Derwent (approx. 4.4 miles away); a different marker also named Derwent (approx. 4.4 miles away); Muddy Creek School (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cartersville.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Cartersville Rd & Ampthill Rd image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 25, 2009
2. Cartersville Rd & Ampthill Rd
 
 
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 580 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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