Bristow in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia, Prince William County Historical Commission series list. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1863.
Location. 38° 43.635′ N, 77° 32.669′ W. Marker is in Bristow, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker is at the intersection of 10th Alabama Avenue and Iron Brigade Unit, on the left when traveling west on 10th Alabama Avenue. Located in the parking lot for the Bristoe Station Battlefield Heritage park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Casanova VA 20139, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roads to Bristoe Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Bristoe 1861-1862 Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Bristoe Station Battlefield Heritage Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Lee's Last Move North: The Bristoe Station Campaign of 1863 (within shouting distance of this marker); Bristoe 1863 Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Lee Catches Meade (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Federal Winter Quarter (about 400 feet away); Camp Jones (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bristow.
More about this marker. There is some dispute with other sources regarding the location of the marker. It is reported as located at the intersection of VA 28 and 214. While possible that the marker was moved when the Battlefield Park was established, it is also possible a duplicate exists.
Regarding Confederate Cemeteries. This
Also see . . . Alabama 10th Regiment Civil War Cemetery. From Find A Grave.com (Submitted on December 13, 2008.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 23, 2007. This page has been viewed 2,928 times since then and 23 times this year. Last updated on August 16, 2020, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 23, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 13, 2008. 6. submitted on November 9, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.