Near Chancellorsville in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by United States Department of the Interior - National Park Service.
Location. 38° 17.7′ N, 77° 37.468′ W. Marker is near Chancellorsville, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is at the intersection of McLaws Drive and Old Plank Road, on the right when traveling south on McLaws Drive. Touch for map. This is marker is located just before Tour Stop 5 of the Driving tour of the Battle of Chancellorsville. Marker is in this post office area: Fredericksburg VA 22407, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bivouac (within shouting distance of this marker); Final Meeting, Fateful March (about 300 feet away, measured in A Bold Plan (about 300 feet away); McLaws Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Chancellorsville Campaign (approx. 0.7 miles away); Wounding of Jackson (approx. 0.7 miles away); First Day at Chancellorsville (approx. ¾ mile away); a different marker also named First Day at Chancellorsville (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chancellorsville.
Regarding Chancellorsville Campaign. This is one of several markers for the Battle of Chancellorsville along McLaws Drive, Furnace Road, Sickles Drive, and East Jackson Trail, on the east side of the battlefield. See the McLaws's Line to Catharine Furnace Virtual Tour by Markers in the links section for a listing of related markers on the tour.
Also see . . . McLaws's Line to Catharine Furnace Virtual Tour by Markers. Spread across a two mile segment on the east side of the battlefield, this virtual tour by markers covers action from May 1-3, 1863. (Submitted on November 15, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 9, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 14, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,184 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 14, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.