Louisa in Louisa County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Trevilian Station Battle
Erected 1998 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number W-210.)
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 month for this entry is June 1864.
Location. 38° 3.062′ N, 78° 4.476′ W. Marker is in Louisa, Virginia, in Louisa County. Marker is at the intersection of Louisa Road (U.S. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17561 Louisa Road, Louisa VA 23093, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Custer's First Last Stand (within shouting distance of this marker); Custer Rescued (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Trevilians (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Trevillians (about 600 feet away); Netherland Tavern (approx. 0.9 miles away); Ogg Farm (approx. 1.6 miles away); Bibb's Crossroads (approx. 2.8 miles away); Green Springs (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisa.
Regarding Trevilian Station Battle. This marker replaced a previous W-210 titled Battle of Trevilians which read Near here Custer of Sheridan's cavalry, raiding westward, got between Fitz Lee's division and the rest of Wade Hampton's cavalry, capturing wagons. The Confederates recaptured the wagons but withdrew to the west after a fierce conflict, June 11, 1864.
This is one of several markers interpreting the Battle of Trevilian Station, June 11-12, 1864. See the Battle of Trevilian Station Virtual Tour by Markers linked below for additional related markers.
Also see . . . Trevilian Station Battlefield Foundation(Submitted on January 16, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 19, 2022. It was originally submitted on January 16, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,467 times since then and 46 times this year. Last updated on March 18, 2022, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 16, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3. submitted on January 21, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.