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Woodberry Forest School F-24 | Marker History

Woodberry Forest School Marker, F-24

Two miles northeast is Woodberry Forest School, a college preparatory school for boys, founded in 1889 by Robert Stringfellow Walker, a captain with Mosby's Rangers. The school was named for the estate on which it stands, formerly owned by William Madison, brother of President James Madison

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1987
Region: Blue Ridge and Central Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Madison County
Physical Description of Location: Orange, VA 22960. Located on Hwy 15, 1 mile north of the junction of Hwy 15 and Orange Road (Rt. 230). Marker is on the left when traveling north on Hwy 15.
GPS Location: 38.299537,-78.135552
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