Delaplane in Fauquier County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Death of 2d Lt. James “Big Yankee” Ames
Erected 2001 by the Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number B-40.)
Location. 38° 55.103′ N, 77° 55.443′ W. Marker is in Delaplane, Virginia, in Fauquier County. Marker is at the intersection of Winchester Road (U.S. 17) and Crooked Run Road, on the right when traveling north on Winchester Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Delaplane VA 20144, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Delaplane (approx. 0.3 miles away); Piedmont Station Emmanuel Episcopal Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); Oak Hill (approx. 2.3 miles away); Rectortown (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Delaplane.
Also see . . . James “Big Yankee” Ames. Biography and photo. (Submitted on October 22, 2006.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,529 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 22, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.