Signs of History (SM)

Westmoreland County


For a map directing you to Westmoreland County click here.

Area: 252 square miles

Formed in 1653 from Northumberland and King George, and named for an English county. In it were born George Washington, James Monroe, and Robert E. Lee.
Bristol Iron Works, J-64, Rte. 3, 2.6 miles w. of Oak Grove
History at Oak Grove, J-67, Rte. 3, at Oak Grove
Westmoreland Association, J-68, Rte. 3, at Oak Grove
Leedstown, J-68, Rte. 3, s. of Colonial Beach
The Washington Home, J-69, Rte. 3, 2.8 miles s.e. of Oak Grove
Popes Creek Episcopal Church, J-69-a, Rte. 3, 4.8 miles s.e. of Oak Grove
Washington's Birthplace, J-69-b, Rte. 3, 2.8 miles s.e. of Oak Grove
Lee's Birthplace, J-70, Rte. 3, 4 miles n.w. of Montross
Old Westmoreland Courthouse, J-71, Rte. 3, at Montross
Nomini Hall, J-72, Rte. 3, at Templemans Cross Roads
Chantilly, J-74, Rte. 3, 4 miles n.w. of Montross
Westmoreland State Park, J-75, Rte. 3, 4.7 miles n.w. of Montross
Stratford and Chantilly, J-76, Rte. 3, 4 miles n.w. of Montross
Nomini Baptist Church, J-79, Rte. 3 at Rte. 202
Birthplace of Monroe, JP-6, Rte. 205, 1.8 miles s. of Colonial Beach
Nominy Church, JT-2, Rte. 202, 3.7 miles e. of Templemans Cross Roads
The Glebe, JT-3, Rte. 202, 4.4 miles e. of Templemans Cross Roads
Washington's Mother, JT-4, Rte. 202, 4.8 miles n.w. of Callao
Bushfield, JT-5, Rte. 202, 4.4 miles e. of Templemans Cross Roads
Richard Henry Lee's Grave, JT-6, Rte. 202, 8.8 miles s.e. of Templemans Cross Roads
Yeocomico Church, JT-7, Rte. 202, 8.1 miles n.w. of Callao
Kinsale, JT-8, Rte. 202, 4.8 miles n.w. of Callao
Leedstown, JT-15, Rte. 637, at Leedstown
Sandy Point, JT-16, Rte. 604, at Sandy Point

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