Near Orange in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2007 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number JJ-1.)
Location. 38° 14.352′ N, 78° 8.973′ W. Marker is near Orange, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker is on Constitution Highway (State Highway 20), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located at a pull off in front of the Oakley Mansion. Marker is in this post office area: Orange VA 22960, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wreck at the Fat Nancy (a few steps from this marker); Orange Graded School Civil War & Gilmore Farm Trail (approx. 1.6 miles away); Montpelier Flag Stop (approx. 1.7 miles away); Montpelier Train Station (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Blacksmith Shop (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Road (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Backyard (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Orange.
Also see . . .
1. Madison-Barbour Rural Historic District. (PDF) National Register documentation for the historic district, of which Oakley is a part. (Submitted on September 6, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. George W. Bagby's Selected Works. The selection includes "Jud Brownin's Account of Rubenstein's Playing." (Submitted on September 6, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Arts, Letters, Music • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 6, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,236 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 6, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 5. submitted on May 2, 2017, by Pete Payette of Orange, Virginia.