Romney in Hampshire County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Romney in 1861–1865 / “Stonewall” Jackson
“Stonewall” Jackson. Jackson arrived here Jan. 13, 1862, after capturing Bath (Berkley Springs). Leaving Gen. Loring, he returned to Winchester. Loring's protest caused Jackson to resign but he reconsidered and his Valley Campaign followed.
Erected by West Virginia Historic Commission.
Location. 39° 20.521′ N, 78° 45.384′ W. Marker is in Romney, West Virginia, in Hampshire County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 50) near West Virginia Route 28. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 66 N. High Street, Romney WV 26757, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hampshire County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Romney / Early Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Hampshire County World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Old Literary Hall Jackson's Headquarters (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Romney.
More about this marker. This marker is next to the Romney / Early Memorial marker on the courthouse grounds, visible from the intersection.
Also see . . . Romney, WV during the American Civil War. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (Submitted on July 28, 2006.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 28, 2006, by Phyllis Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,250 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 28, 2006, by Phyllis Prats of Springfield, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.