Near Louisa in Louisa County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Trevilians
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number W 209.)
Location. 38° 3.079′ N, 78° 4.589′ W. Marker is near Louisa, Virginia, in Louisa County. Marker is at the intersection of Louisa Road (U.S. 33) and Trevilians Square, on the right when traveling east on Louisa Road. Click for map. Located at a pull off at the intersection, on the south side of the highway. Marker is in this post office area: Louisa VA 23093, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Trevillians (here, next to this marker); Trevilian Station Battle (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Custer Rescued (about 700 feet away); Custer's First Last Stand (about 700 feet away); Netherland Tavern (approx. one mile away); Ogg Farm (approx. 1.5 miles away); Bibb's Crossroads (approx. 2.9 miles away); Green Springs (approx. 3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Louisa.
Regarding Battle of Trevilians.
Also see . . .
1. Trevilian Station Battlefield Foundation. The foundation has worked to preserve the remaining sections of the battlefield. A detailed driving tour of the battlefield is offered. (Submitted on January 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Battle of Trevilian Station. National Park Service summary of the battle. (Submitted on January 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
3. Battle of Trevilian Station Virtual Tour by Markers. A set markers that document the Battle of Trevilian Station, June 11-12, 1864. The order of appearance is generally aligned to the National Parks Service and Trevilian Station Foundation driving tours. (Submitted on January 21, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
4. Trevilian Station Preservation Efforts. Civil War Preservation Trust continues efforts to set aside portions of the battlefield. Their site discussing the effort offers a wealth of background information about the battle, an article by noted historian Eric Wittenberg, and excellent maps of the battle. (Submitted on November 25, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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