Winchester, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Joist Hite and Braddock / Winchester
(East Facing Side):
Erected 1930 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number Q 4b.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Braddock’s Road and Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock marker series.
Location. 39° 11.131′ N, 78° 9.078′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Berryville Avenue (State Highway 7) and Battle Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Berryville Avenue. Touch for map. Located in a triangle formed by Berryville, Battle and Virginia Avenues. Woodland Avenue also
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Washington’s Out-Lot (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pennsylvania (approx. ¼ mile away); 123rd Regiment Ohio Volunteer Infantry (approx. ¼ mile away); Third Battle of Winchester (approx. ¼ mile away); 14th New Hampshire Regiment (approx. 0.3 miles away); 114th New York Volunteer Infantry (approx. 0.3 miles away); 6th Army Corps (approx. 0.3 miles away); Eighth Vermont Volunteers (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winchester.
Regarding Joist Hite and Braddock / Winchester. Old markers never die! This marker was reported as “retired” by several sources. A new marker with the same number was erected in 2003 two miles east on the Berryville Pike (see link).
Also see . . .
1. The New Marker. (Submitted on September 17, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Braddock's March. (Submitted on September 17, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,898 times since then and 10 times this year. Last updated on August 6, 2010, by William Richard Harrison of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 17, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.