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Near Orange in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Campaign of Second Manassas

 
 
Campaign of Second Manassas Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, January 12, 2008
1. Campaign of Second Manassas Marker
Inscription. Near here Stonewall Jackson camped, August 13-15, 1862, just after the Cedar Mountain engagement.
 
Erected 1935 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number F 32.)
 
Location. 38° 12.013′ N, 78° 8.282′ W. Marker is near Orange, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker is on James Madison Highway (U.S. 15), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Orange VA 22960, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Garden (approx. 2 miles away); Madison Farm Complex (approx. 2.1 miles away); Homes for Enslaved Families (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Backyard (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Quarters (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Road (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Blacksmith Shop (approx. 2.1 miles away); The African American Cemetery (approx. 2.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Animated Overview of the Second Manassas Campaign. An excellent visual guide through the campaign leading up to the battle of Second Masassas. The action described on the marker is part of the early phases of this campaign. (Submitted on January 16, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Campaign of Second Manassas Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, January 12, 2008
2. Campaign of Second Manassas Marker
 

2. Timeline of the Second Manassas Campaign. (Submitted on January 16, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 872 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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