Belle Boyd and Jackson Marker, JD-1

Near here Stonewall Jackson was met by the spy, Belle Boyd, and informed of the position of the union troops at Front Royal, May 23, 1862. Jackson was advancing northward attempting to get between Banks' army and Winchester.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1929
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Warren County
Physical Description of Location: 10330-10364 Stonewall Jackson Highway (US 340), in front of entrance to Skyline Caverns, Front Royal, VA 22630.
GPS Location: 38.900524,-78.216032
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