Near Fairfax in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Ox Hill
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number B-13.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 1, 1862.
Location. 38° 51.928′ N, 77° 22.232′ W. Marker is near Fairfax, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is at the intersection of Monument Drive and Monument Court, on the Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4134 West Ox Road, Fairfax VA 22033, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Maryland (Antietam / Sharpsburg) Campaign (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named The Battle of Ox Hill (here, next to this marker); Major General Philip Kearny (within shouting distance of this marker); Major General Isaac Ingalls Stevens (within shouting distance of this marker); Boulders and Quartz Stone (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfax.
Also see . . .
1. Tempest at Ox Hill: The Battle of Chantilly. By David A. Welker. Amazon.com page allows you to look inside this 2003 book. (Submitted on February 19, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.)
2. Battle of Chantilly, or Ox Hill. Civil War Preservation Trust resource page for the battle. Includes an animated map. (Submitted on September 5, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2022. It was originally submitted on February 19, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,902 times since then and 92 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on May 18, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. 2. submitted on February 19, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 3. submitted on December 24, 2016, by Pat Filippone of Stockton, California. 4. submitted on February 17, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 5. submitted on April 18, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 6. submitted on December 22, 2022, by Adam Margolis of Mission Viejo, California. 7. submitted on July 24, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 8. submitted on April 18, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.