Ashland in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Lafayette and Cornwallis
Erected 2002 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number E-22.)
Location. 37° 53.29′ N, 77° 27.967′ W. Marker is in Ashland, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is on Jefferson Davis Highway (Virginia Route 1) 0.3 miles south of Oxford Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is near the North Anna River just south of the Hanover/Caroline County line. Marker is in this post office area: Ashland VA 23005, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. North Anna River (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Caroline County / Hanover County Lee and Grant (approx. ¼ mile away); Long Creek Action (approx. 0.4 miles away); North Anna River Campaign (approx. 0.6 miles away); One More River to Cross (approx. 1.4 miles away); Artillery Duel (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Inverted V (approx. 1½ miles away).
Also see . . . Other Jefferson Davis Highway Markers. This link is for other Jefferson Davis Highway Markers that have been published in the Historical Marker database. Most are similiar to the stone markers shown the photographs. (Submitted on July 16, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 16, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,005 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 16, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.