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Jack Jouett’s Ride Marker, W-213

From the tavern that stood here, Jack Jouett rode to Charlottesville, by the Old Mountain Road, in time to warn the members of the Virginia government of the coming of Tarleton's British cavalry, June 3, 1781.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1963
Region: Blue Ridge and Central Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Louisa County
Physical Description of Location: Mineral, VA 23117. Located on Jefferson Hwy (Hwy 522), 0.5 miles south of the junction of Jefferson Hwy (Hwy 522) and Pendleton Road. Marker is on the left when traveling south on Jefferson Hwy (Hwy 522).
GPS Location: 37.953835,-77.900576
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