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Culpeper County Marker, Z-176

Formed in 1748 from Orange, and named for Lord Culpeper, Governor of Virginia 1680-83. The battle of Cedar Mountain, 1862, was fought in this county.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1937
Region: Fredericksburg-Culpeper-Warrenton and Upper Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Culpeper County
Physical Description of Location: 1465-2043 Virginia 3, Locust Grove, VA 22508. Marker is on right when traveling west on Virginia 3, about .2 miles west of intersection with Spotswood Drive, just prior to crossing bridge over Rapidan River.
GPS Location: 38.3790645380,-77.7839412010
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