“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Fredericksburg in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)


Stuart Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, April 11, 2007
1. Stuart Marker
Inscription. At this point J. E. B. Stuart had his headquarters and cavalry camp in December 1862.
Erected 1927 by Conservation and Development Commission. (Marker Number E 8.)
Location. 38° 15.276′ N, 77° 29.861′ W. Marker is near Fredericksburg, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is on Jefferson Davis Highway (Virginia Route 1) 0.1 miles south of Lafayette Boulevard (Virginia Route 1), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fredericksburg VA 22408, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Start of Sheridan's Raid (here, next to this marker); Cox House (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Chancellorsville Campaign (approx. 0.6 miles away); Longstreetís Winter Headquarters (approx. 0.6 miles away); Leeís Winter Headquarters (approx. 1.1 miles away but has been reported missing); Fredericksburg Campaign (approx. 1.5 miles away); Grantís Supply Line (approx. 1.5 miles away); Virginia Central Railway Trail (approx. 1.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fredericksburg.
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, US Civil
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 763 times since then and 63 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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