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Zion Crossroads in Louisa County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Louisa County / Fluvanna County

 
 
Louisa County Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Ross, July 17, 2011
1. Louisa County Marker
Inscription. (West Facing Side):
Louisa County
Area 516 Square Miles
Formed in 1742 from Hanover, and named for the Queen of Denmark, Daughter of King George II. Patrick Henry lived in this county for some years. In it was fought the cavalry Battle of Trevilians, 1864.

(East Facing Side):
Fluvanna County

 
Erected 1928 by Conservation Commission. (Marker Number Z-24.)
 
Location. 37° 58.253′ N, 78° 13.229′ W. Marker is in Zion Crossroads, Virginia, in Louisa County. Marker is on Richmond Road (U.S. 250) 0.1 miles west of James Madison Highway (U.S. 15), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gordonsville VA 22942, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Louisa County / Fluvanna County (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Flora Molton (about 600 feet away); Campaign of 1781 (approx. 3.3 miles away); The “Regular” Methodist Conference (approx. 6 miles away); a different marker also named Campaign of 1781
Louisa County Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Ross, July 17, 2011
2. Louisa County Marker
(approx. 6˝ miles away); Albemarle County/Louisa County (approx. 6.7 miles away); Revolutionary War Campaign of 1781 (approx. 6.7 miles away); Boswell’s Tavern (approx. 7.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Zion Crossroads.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismPolitical SubdivisionsWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 18, 2011, by David Ross of Pequannock, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 458 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 18, 2011, by David Ross of Pequannock, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
 
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