Near Amissville in Rappahannock County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Campaign of Second Manassas
Erected 1931 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number C-61.)
Location. 38° 40.349′ N, 77° 58.459′ W. Marker is near Amissville, Virginia, in Rappahannock County. Marker is on Lee Highway (U.S. 211) east of Holly Springs Road / Weaver Road (County Route 639), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Amissville VA 20106, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Culpeper County / Rappahannock County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Corbin's Crossroads (approx. 1.2 miles away); Hinson's Ford (approx. 1.8 miles away); a different marker also named Campaign of Second Manassas (approx. 1.9 miles away); a different marker also named Campaign of Second Manassas (approx. 3 miles away); Stuart's Ride Around Pope Second Manassas Campaign (approx. 4 miles away); The Little Fork Rangers Monument (approx. 5.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Amissville.
Also see . . . Lightning at Catlett’s Station. “Equally satisfying to Stuart, his men captured General Pope’s hat, cloak and frock coat—which were sent back to Richmond for public display as Stuart’s war trophy.” (Submitted on June 11, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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