Near Spotsylvania in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by United States Department of the Interior - National Park Service.
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. It was located near 38° 13.07′ N, 77° 35.758′ W. Marker was near Spotsylvania, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker was on Gordon Drive, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located just south of tour stop six (East Face of the Salient) on the driving tour of Spotsylvania Battlefield unit of the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park. Marker was in this post office area: Spotsylvania VA 22553, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Containing the Enemy, Reclaiming the Works (here, next to Fighting for Time (approx. ¼ mile away); The McCoull House (approx. ¼ mile away); A Mass Capture (approx. ¼ mile away); Mayhem in the Muleshoe (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Ninth Corps (approx. 0.3 miles away); McCoull Spring (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Confederate Line (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Spotsylvania.
More about this marker. This marker was replaced by a new one named Containing the Enemy, Reclaiming the Works (see nearby markers).
Also see . . . East Face of Salient. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on August 18, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 689 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.