Leesburg in Loudoun County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Ballís Bluﬀ Masked Battery
Erected 2005 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number T 51.)
Location. 39° 6.837′ N, 77° 31.643′ W. Marker is in Leesburg, Virginia, in Loudoun County. Marker is at the intersection of Edwards Ferry Road and Battlefield Parkway, on the right when traveling west on Edwards Ferry Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leesburg VA 20176, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Ballís Bluff Masked Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Two-Chambered Granary (approx. 0.9 miles away); Well House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Carriage House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Red Rock Wilderness Overlook Regional Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); Ice House (approx. one mile away); 17th Mississippi Infantry (approx. 1.1 miles away); 18th Mississippi Infantry (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Leesburg.
Regarding Ballís Bluff Masked Battery. This marker is one of a set along the Balls Bluff Battlefield walking trail. See the Balls Bluff Virtual Tour by Markers link below for details on each stop.
Also see . . .
1. Gen. Nathan “Shanks” Evans.
2. Battle of Balls Bluff.
3. Gen. Charles Stone.
4. Balls Bluff Battlefield Virtual Tour by Marker. Over twenty markers detail the action at Balls Bluff and related sites. Please use the Click to map all markers shown on this page option at the bottom of the page to view a map of the marker locations. The hybrid view offers an excellent overlook of the park.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on July 1, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,071 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 1, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3. submitted on January 31, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.