John Daniel’s Home Marker, K-142

This Federal-style mansion was built by John Marshall Warwick in 1826. It was the birthplace of John Warwick Daniel, grandson of the builder, whose father was Judge William Daniel, resident of nearby Point of Honor. John W. Daniel was known as the "Lame Lion of Lynchburg" due to extensive wounds suffered in the Civil War. He later served in the Virginia Assembly as both delegate and senator and for sixteen years in the United States Congress as congressman and senator.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1987
Region: Blue Ridge and Central Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Lynchburg
Physical Description of Location: Lynchburg, VA 24504. Located on Court Street, 0.2 miles south of the junction of Court Street and 5th Street (Rt. 163). Marker is on the right when traveling south on Court Street.
GPS Location: 37.414831,-79.144961
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