Near Catlett in Fauquier County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Stuart and Mosby
At nearby Warrenton Junction (Calverton) on May 3, 1863, Colonel John S. Mosby attacked the Federal 1st West Virginia Regiment, but was forced to flee when surprised by 1st Vermont and 5th New York Cavalry.
Erected 1981 by Catlett-Calverton Ruritan Club. (Marker Number B-36.)
Location. 38° 38.864′ N, 77° 38.954′ W. Marker is near Catlett, Virginia, in Fauquier County. Marker is at the intersection of Catlett Road (Virginia Route 28) and Battle Lane, on the right when traveling north on Catlett Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Catlett VA 20119, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Catlett’s Station (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mosby’s Raid at Catlett’s Station (approx. ¾ mile away); Fauquier County / Prince William County (approx. 3.2 miles away); Stuart's Bivouac (approx. German Town (approx. 3.8 miles away); John Marshall’s Birthplace (approx. 4.4 miles away); Neavil's Ordinary (approx. 4.5 miles away); Warrenton Cemetery (approx. 4.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Catlett.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Stuart's Revenge detailed in markers.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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