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Fredericksburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Rocky Lane

 
 
Rocky Lane Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dawn Bowen, June 4, 2007
1. Rocky Lane Marker
Inscription. Rocky Lane leading to Washington Ferry. Center pontoon bridge was located near foot of lane (Battle of Fredericksburg) December 11 - 16, 1862.
 
Location. 38° 17.768′ N, 77° 27.28′ W. Marker is in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Marker is on Caroline Street near Dixon Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 205 Caroline Street, Fredericksburg VA 22401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Sentry Box (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fredericksburg City Dock (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Fredericksburg City Dock (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Fredericksburg City Dock (about 300 feet away); The Slave Ship Othello (about 300 feet away); The Middle Passage (about 300 feet away); No Outlet (about 300 feet away); Irish Brigade (about 400 feet away); George Washington’s Boyhood Home at Ferry Farm (about 500 feet away); Fredericksburg's Wharves and Harbor (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Fredericksburg.
 
Also see . . .  Rocky Lane wall rebuilt to historical specifications. 2006 article by Annette Jones in the Fredericksburg Free
Rocky Lane Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dawn Bowen, June 4, 2007
2. Rocky Lane Marker
Lance-Star
. (Submitted on June 5, 2007.) 
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsWar, US Civil
 
View down Rocky Lane to Rappahannock River image. Click for full size.
By Dawn Bowen, June 4, 2007
3. View down Rocky Lane to Rappahannock River
View up Rocky Lane from the Rappahannock River image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., February 2, 2008
4. View up Rocky Lane from the Rappahannock River
Photo of Rocky Lane during the restoration project in 2006 image. Click for more information.
2006
5. Photo of Rocky Lane during the restoration project in 2006
An additional 48 more photos of the Rocky Lane restoration project from 2006 can be seen at the link below. (From: "DSC Project - Historic Rocky Lane. Fredericksburg, VA. March/April 2006").
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,818 times since then and 48 times this year. Last updated on , by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia.   4. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.   5. submitted on , by Chris Landon of Fredericksburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on January 6, 2017.
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