Hillsboro in Pocahontas County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Chapman’s, Jackson’s, and Lurty’s Virginia Batteries
—Maj. William McLaughlin —
Location. 38° 6.841′ N, 80° 15.91′ W. Marker is in Hillsboro, West Virginia, in Pocahontas County. Marker can be reached from Seneca Trail (U.S. 219) near George Hill Road (County Route 24/1). Click for map. This marker is located along the Park Road in Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsboro WV 24946, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 22nd Virginia Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 20th Virginia Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); 3rd West Virginia Mounted Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 8th West Virginia Mounted Infantry 14th Pennsylvania Cavalry (about 800 feet away); The Battle At Droop Mountain (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Battle At Droop Mountain (approx. 0.2 miles away); 2nd West Virginia Mounted Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hillsboro.
Also see . . .
1. Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park. (Submitted on August 14, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Droop Mountain. CWSAC Battle Summary (Submitted on August 14, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 448 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.