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Spotsylvania in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lee’s Headquarters

 
 
Lee's Headquarters Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., November 18, 2007
1. Lee's Headquarters Marker
Inscription.  
Battle of Spotsylvania Court House
May 10, 11, 12, 1864
1903      Replaced      1964

 
Erected 1964.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: MilitaryWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 38° 12.07′ N, 77° 35.367′ W. Marker is in Spotsylvania, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is at the intersection of Courthouse Road (Virginia Route 208) and Brock Road, on the left when traveling south on Courthouse Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Spotsylvania VA 22553, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Final Journey (a few steps from this marker); An Ordinary on the Road to Snell (a few steps from this marker); Samuel Alsop Jr. (a few steps from this marker); Legend, Lore and Fact (a few steps from this marker); A Tavern at the New Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Joseph Sanford's Inn & Tavern (a few steps from this marker);
Lee's Headquarters Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., November 18, 2007
2. Lee's Headquarters Marker
Spotsylvania Courthouse is in the background.
An Old Jail...A New Home (a few steps from this marker); A Tavern in the Midst of Battle (within shouting distance of this marker).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 18, 2007. This page has been viewed 1,285 times since then and 8 times this year. Last updated on September 11, 2020, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 18, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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