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Fredericksburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Pontoon Bridge Site

 
 
Pontoon Bridge Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., February 2, 2008
1. Pontoon Bridge Site Marker
Inscription.
Federals crossed here on
Pontoon Bridge,
Dec 12-13, 1862

 
Erected by United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 38° 18.461′ N, 77° 27.649′ W. Marker is in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Marker is on Sophia Street near Hawke Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fredericksburg VA 22401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fredericksburg Campaign (here, next to this marker); 7th Michigan Volunteer Infantry (here, next to this marker); Rising Sun Tavern (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fredericksburg Campaign, December 1862 (about 600 feet away); Kenmore (about 700 feet away); The Lewis Store (about 700 feet away); Prisoners of Christ (approx. mile away); Pontoon Bridges (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Fredericksburg.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Upper and Lower Pontoon Sites related markers
 
Categories. War, US CivilWaterways & Vessels
 
Pontoon Bridge Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., February 2, 2008
2. Pontoon Bridge Site Marker
Three markers in a row, looking south down Sophia Street.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,293 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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