The Plains in Fauquier County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Campaign of Second Manassas
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number F-9.)
Location. 38° 51.795′ N, 77° 46.31′ W. Marker is in The Plains, Virginia, in Fauquier County. Marker is on Loudoun Avenue (County Route 626) north of John Marshall Highway (Virginia Route 55), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: The Plains VA 20198, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Plains (approx. 0.2 miles away); Number 18 School (approx. 3.2 miles away); Thoroughfare Gap (approx. 4.3 miles away); a different marker also named Campaign of Second Manassas (approx. 4.3 miles away); a different marker also named Thoroughfare Gap (approx. 4.3 miles away); Chapman's Mill (approx. 4.4 miles away); McClellan Relieved From Command (approx. 4.5 miles away); Salem (approx. 4.5 miles away).
Regarding Campaign of Second Manassas. Confederate Gen. Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson led his Corps from Salem (present day Marshall), north to Rectorville, then
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Categories. • War, US Civil •
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