King George in King George County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1948 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number J 63.)
Location. 38° 16.593′ N, 77° 12.256′ W. Marker is in King George, Virginia, in King George County. Marker is at the intersection of King’s Highway (Virginia Route 3) and Dahlgren Road (Virginia Route 208) on King’s Highway. Touch for map. 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 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Eagle’s Nest ( here, next to this marker); St. Paul’s Church ( here, next to this marker); King George Confederate Monument ( approx. 1.5 miles away); Lamb’s Creek Church ( approx. 3.5 miles away); Hanover Baptist Church ( approx. 3.5 miles away); Ralph Bunche High School Historic Port Conway ( approx. 4.1 miles away); The Third Lederer Expedition ( approx. 6.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in King George.
Regarding Marmion. The “Scott” mentioned on the marker is Sir Walter Scott (1771–1832), a prolific Scottish historical novelist and poet popular during his time.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 12, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,779 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 12, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.