Near Manassas in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Sudley Springs Ford
July 21, 1861
—First Battle of Manassas —
Location. 38° 50.557′ N, 77° 32.265′ W. Marker is near Manassas, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker can be reached from Sudley Road (State Highway 234), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located on a walking trail (which is actually the original Sudley Road bed) leading north from the site of the Thornberry House (Field Hospital) in Manassas National Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Manassas VA 20109, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Sudley Springs Ford (a few steps from this marker); Thornberry House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sudley Springs (about 500 feet away); A Debt Repaid (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sudley Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sudley Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Battling for the Rocky Knoll (approx. ¼ mile away); “The Unfinished Railroad” (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Manassas.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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