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Rappahannock Academy N-15 | Marker History

Rappahannock Academy Marker, N-15

On this site stood colonial Mount Church, built about 1750. In 1808 the parish glebe was sold and the proceeds were used to establish a school; the church building was turned into Rappahannock Academy, one of the most noted schools in Virginia.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1928
Region: Fredericksburg-Culpeper-Warrenton and Upper Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Caroline County
Physical Description of Location: Port Royal, VA 22538. Located on Tidewater Trail (Hwy 17), 1 mile northwest of the intersection of Tidewater Trail (Hwy 17) and Jeb Stuart Road. Marker is on the left when traveling northwest on Tidewater Trail (Hwy 17).
GPS Location: 38.1771565610,-77.2732109310
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