Leesburg in Loudoun County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Source: Official Records of the Civil War.
Erected by Ball's Bluff Regional Park/Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority.
Location. 39° 8′ N, 77° 31.789′ W. Marker is in Leesburg, Virginia, in Loudoun County. Marker can be reached from Ballís Bluff Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located at trail stop 3, inside Ballís Bluff Regional Park. The marker was recently moved further north along the
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 15th Massachusetts Infantry ( within shouting distance of this marker); Battlefield Historic Restoration Project ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 8th Virginia Infantry ( about 700 feet away); 8th Virginia Volunteer Infantry Regiment ( about 700 feet away); Thomas Clinton Lovett Hatcher ( about 700 feet away); Clinton Hatcher ( about 700 feet away); The South: Confederate Leaders at Ballís Bluff ( about 700 feet away); Battle of Ballís Bluff, October 21, 1861 ( about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Leesburg.
Regarding Jeniferís Cavalry. This marker is one of a set along the Balls Bluff Battlefield walking trail. See the Balls Bluff Virtual Tour by Markers link below for details on each stop.
Also see . . .
1. Brief Summary of the Battle of Ball's Bluff. (Submitted on August 30, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Staff Ride Guide. Produced by the Center of Military History for Army Officer Professional Development. (Submitted on August 30, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
3. Balls Bluff Battlefield Virtual Tour by Marker. Over twenty markers detail the action at Balls Bluff and related sites. Please use the Click to map all markers shown on this page option at the bottom of the page to view a map of the marker locations. The hybrid view offers an excellent overlook of the park. (Submitted on November 11, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,067 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on September 1, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 2, 3. submitted on August 30, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.