Caroline County Marker, Z-148

Formed in 1727 from Essex, King and Queen, and King William. Named for Queen Caroline, wife of King George II. George Rogers Clark, conqueror of the Northwest, passed his youth in this county.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1946
Region: Fredericksburg-Culpeper-Warrenton and Upper Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Caroline County
Physical Description of Location: Hanover, VA 23069. Located on Richmond Turnpike (Hwy 301), 2 miles north of the intersection of Richmond Turnpike (Hwy 301) and East Patrick Henry Road (Rt. 54). Marker is on the left when traveling north on Richmond Turnpike (Hwy 301).
GPS Location: 37.7902706610,-77.3700012750
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