Orange County Marker, Z-176

Formed in 1734 from Spotsylvania, and named for the prince of Orange, who in that year married Princess Anne, daughter of King George II. President James Madison lived in this county, and President Zachary Taylor was born here.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1937
Region: Fredericksburg-Culpeper-Warrenton and Upper Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Orange 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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