Orange in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Montpelier and Madison's Tomb
Erected 1934 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number F-26.)
Location. 38° 14.708′ N, 78° 6.681′ W. Marker is in Orange, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street (State Highway 20) and Madison Road (U.S. 15), on the right when traveling west on West Main Street. Touch for map. At the front entrance to the Orange County Court House. Marker is in this post office area: Orange VA 22960, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General Zachary Taylor (a few steps from this marker); Orange Train Station (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Town of Orange (about 500 feet away); Capt. Andrew Maples Jr., Tuskegee Airman (about 700 feet away); Orange Graded School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lee's Headquarters Wreck at the Fat Nancy (approx. 2.1 miles away); Oakley (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Orange.
Also see . . . James Madison's Montpelier. Montpelier foundation web site. Biographies of James and Dolley Madison. Details of the house, grounds, and surrounding locations of note. (Submitted on January 13, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 13, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,418 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 13, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4, 5. submitted on September 22, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. 6, 7. submitted on September 6, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.