Historic Louisa Marker, W-212

Here the county seat was established in 1742. The British Cavalryman, Tarleton, stopped here on his raid to Charlottesville, June 3, 1781. Stoneman raided the place and destroyed the railroad, May 2, 1863. Near here Fitz Lee camped, June 10, 1864, just before the Battle of Trevilians.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1959
Region: Blue Ridge and Central Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Louisa County
Physical Description of Location: Louisa, VA 23093. Located on East Main Street (Hwy 33), 0.2 miles east of the junction of East Main Street (Hwy 33) and Fredericksburg Avenue. Marker is on the left when traveling east on East Main Street (Hwy 33).
GPS Location: 38.021864,-77.999257
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