Woodberry Forest School

Woodberry Forest School (HM2LQ)

Location: Orange, VA 22960 Madison County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 17.963', W 78° 8.137'

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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.
HM NumberHM2LQ
Marker NumberF 24
Year Placed1987
Placed ByDepartment of Conservation and Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 3:10am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 750483 N 4242915
Decimal Degrees38.29938333, -78.13561667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 17.963', W 78° 8.137'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 17' 57.78" N, 78° 8' 8.22" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 223 State Rte 622, Orange VA 22960, US
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