Near Arcadia in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1937 by Conservation and Development Commission. (Marker Number E-31.)
Location. 38° 7.001′ N, 77° 31.491′ W. Marker is near Arcadia, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is on Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. 1), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located south of the bridge carrying U.S. Route 1 (Jefferson Davis Hwy) over the Matta River. Marker is in this post office area: Woodford VA 22580, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Turn in Sheridan’s Raid (approx. 0.7 miles away); Mud Tavern (approx. one mile away); Spotsylvania County / Caroline County (approx. 1.3 miles away); Nancy Wright’s (approx. 1.9 miles away); Stanard’s Mill (approx. 2.3 miles away); Plantations on Guinea Station Road (approx. 4½ miles away); James Farmer, Civil Rights Leader (approx. 4.8 miles away); Road to Guinea Station (approx. 4.8 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,285 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 5, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 2. submitted on May 22, 2011, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on August 2, 2008, by Jason of Woodford, Virginia.