Near Fairfield in Rockbridge County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Red House and the McDowell Family
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number A-45.)
Location. 37° 52.068′ N, 79° 18.615′ W. Marker is near Fairfield, Virginia, in Rockbridge County. Marker is on North Lee Highway (U.S. 11), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at a crossover on Route 11 alongside the McDowell's Grave (A-43) and the Dr. Ephraim McDowell markers. Marker is in this post office area: Fairfield VA 24435, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dr. Ephraim McDowell (here, next to this marker); McDowell's Grave (here, next to this marker); Cherry Grove Estate Timber Ridge Church (approx. 3.1 miles away); Liberty Hall Academy (approx. 3.1 miles away); Birthplace of Sam Houston (approx. 3.2 miles away); a different marker also named Birthplace of Sam Houston (approx. 3.2 miles away); Brownsburg (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfield.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 28, 2009, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,001 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 28, 2009, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.