Rockingham County Marker, Z-178

Formed in 1778 from Augusta, and named for the Marquis of Rockingham, British statesman. John Sevier, of Tennessee, was born in this county. In it took place the battles of Cross Keys and Port Republic, 1862.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1929
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Rockingham County
Physical Description of Location: 9886-9898 Congress Street (US 11), New Market, VA 22844. Marker is on right when traveling south on US 11, at county line.
GPS Location: 38.6335425260,-78.6826674560
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