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Culpeper County Marker, Z-278

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: 1946
Region: Fredericksburg-Culpeper-Warrenton and Upper Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Fauquier County
Physical Description of Location: Warrenton, VA 20186. Located on Lee Hwy (Hwy 211), 0.6 miles southwest of the junction of Lee Hwy (Hwy 211) and County Road 688. Marker is on the left when traveling southwest on Lee Hwy (Hwy 211).
GPS Location: 38.6853372510,-77.90152627
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