War of 1912 Opposition — John Randolph

War of 1912 Opposition — John Randolph (HM214H)

Location: Saxe, VA 23967 Charlotte County
Buy Virginia State flags at Flagstore.com!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at Flagstore.com!

N 36° 51.648', W 78° 35.726'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
The War of 1812 sparked intense opposition.
In Congress, the Federalist Party unanimously
opposed the declaration of war passed in June
1812. Among the war's most outspoken critics
was Virginia Republican Congressman John
Randolph of nearby Roanoke Plantation. He
denounced the conflict as one of conquest and
ambition, inconsistent with republican principles.
Randolph lost his reelection bid in 1813 over
his opposition to the war, but he was elected
to his former seat in 1815. He later served as
U.S. senator, member of Virginia's Constitutional
Convention of 1829-30, and minister to Russia.
Randolph died in Philadelphia in 1833 and is
buried in Richmond.
HM NumberHM214H
Year Placed2010
Placed ByDepartment of Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, August 27th, 2017 at 7:02pm PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 714356 N 4082129
Decimal Degrees36.86080000, -78.59543333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 51.648', W 78° 35.726'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 51' 38.88" N, 78° 35' 43.56" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)434
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 18808-18854 US-360, Saxe VA 23967, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?