Locust Dale in Madison County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1929 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number F 22.)
Location. 38° 20.865′ N, 78° 7.066′ W. Marker is in Locust Dale, Virginia, in Madison County. Marker is on James Madison Highway (U.S. 15), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at the entrance to The Inn at Meander Plantation Bed and Breakfast. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2333 North James Madison Highway, Locust Dale VA 22948, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Madison County / Culpeper County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Crooked Run Baptist Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Woodberry Forest School (approx. 3.5 miles away); Oak Grove Baptist Church (approx. 3.7 miles away); George Washington Carver Regional High School (approx. 4.3 miles away); Knights of the Golden Horseshoe (approx. 4.6 miles away); Battle of Cedar Mountain (approx. 4.8 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Cedar Mountain (approx. 4.8 miles away).
Regarding Jackson’s Crossing.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Cedar Mountain. National Park Service summary of the battle and driving tour. (Submitted on January 15, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Battle of Cedar Mountain Virtual Tour by Markers. A set markers that document the Battle of Cedar Mountain, August 9, 1862. (Submitted on January 15, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
The crossing of Jackson's troops was just a little downriver from the marker and modern bridge. A submitted photo shows a view upstream.
— Submitted May 8, 2017, by Pete Payette of Orange, Virginia.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 15, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,640 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 15, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.