King George in King George County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
King George Confederate Monument
the officers and soldiers
of the Confederate Army from
Who gave their lives for the
A tribute of gratitude
And respect from the
Ladies Memorial Association
of this county.
Imperishable as granite be their fame
Let history honour and record their deeds.
Erected by Ladies Memorial Association.
Location. 38° 15.979′ N, 77° 10.801′ W. Marker is in King George, Virginia, in King George County. Marker is at the intersection of Kings Highway (Virginia Route 3) and Hudson Road, on the right when traveling west on Kings Highway. Touch for map. This monument is on the lawn of the King George Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: King George VA 22485, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Paul’s Church (approx. 1˝ miles away); Eagle’s Nest (approx. 1˝ miles away); Marmion (approx. 1˝ miles away); Hanover Baptist Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Ralph Bunche High School (approx. 2.3 miles away); Historic Port Conway Lamb’s Creek Church (approx. 4.6 miles away); Emmanuel Episcopal Church (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in King George.
More about this marker. This monument is unusual in that the inscriptions cover both the vertical and horizontal surfaces. A plaque at the base states, "The veterans' names shown above have become illegible due to the ravages of time. A listing of these names is available for review in the office of the Circuit Court Clerk, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m to 4:30 p.m."
Also see . . .
1. King George County, Virginia. (Submitted on September 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. King George County Historical Society. (Submitted on September 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,028 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on September 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. 10. submitted on September 30, 2014, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.