Near New Market in Shenandoah County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Battle of New Market
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Battlefield Markers Association, and the Battlefield Trails - Civil War series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is May 15, 1933.
Location. 38° 39.967′ N, 78° 39.984′ W. Marker is near New Market, Virginia, in Shenandoah County. Marker is on George Collin Parkway aka Miller Lane (Virginia Route 305) near Interstate 81, exit 264 west (U.S. 211), in the median. It is on the grounds of the New Market Battlefield State Historical Park, north the Bushlong house, at the end of the lane. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Market VA 22844, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Heroism in Defeat (a few steps from this marker); This Rustic Pile (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); “Good-bye, Lieutenant, I am killed.”Know Your Watershed Address (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Bushong Farm (approx. ¼ mile away); 54th Pennsylvania Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Battle of New Market (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Battle of New Market (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Market.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Battle of New Market by markers.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 27, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 27, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,134 times since then and 51 times this year. Last updated on September 26, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 27, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 5. submitted on December 9, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.