Leesburg in Loudoun County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Source: Official Records of the Civil War.
Erected by Ball's Bluff Regional Park/Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the NOVA Parks 🏞️ series list.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leesburg VA 20176, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 15th Massachusetts Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Battlefield Historic Restoration Project (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 8th Virginia Infantry (about 700 feet away); 8th Virginia Volunteer Infantry Regiment (about 700 feet away); Thomas Clinton Lovett Hatcher (about 700 feet away); Clinton Hatcher (about 700 feet away); The South: Confederate Leaders at Ball’s Bluff (about 700 feet away); Battle of Ball’s Bluff, October 21, 1861 (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Leesburg.
Regarding Jenifer’s Cavalry. This marker is one of a set along the Balls Bluff Battlefield walking trail. See the Balls Bluff Virtual Tour by Markers link below for details on each stop.
Also see . . .
1. Brief Summary of the Battle of Ball's Bluff. (Submitted on August 30, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Staff Ride Guide. Produced by the Center of Military History for Army Officer Professional Development. (Submitted on August 30, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
3. Balls Bluff Battlefield Virtual Tour by Marker. Over twenty markers detail the action at Balls Bluff and related sites. Please use the Click to map all markers shown on this page option at the bottom of the page to view a map of the marker locations. The hybrid view offers an excellent overlook of the park. (Submitted on November 11, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 30, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,241 times since then. Photos: 1. submitted on September 1, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 2, 3. submitted on August 30, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.