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Augusta County Marker, Z-201

Formed in 1738 from Orange, and named for Augusta, Princess of Wales and mother of King George III. Originally it included a large part of the Middle West. President Woodrow Wilson was born in Staunton.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1942
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Augusta County
Physical Description of Location: Grottoes, VA 24441. Located on East Side Hwy (Hwy 340), 0.25 miles south of the intersection of East Side Hwy (Hwy 340) and 3rd street (Rt. 256). Marker is on the left when traveling south on East Side Hwy (Hwy 340).
GPS Location: 38.255576,-78.822317
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