Near Appomattox in Appomattox County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Appomattox Station
April 8, 1865: 4-8 p.m.
Erected by Appomattox Court House National Historical Park - National Park Service - US Department of the Interior.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 37° 22.39′ N, 78° 49.027′ W. Marker is near Appomattox, Virginia, in Appomattox County. Marker is on State Highway 24, on the right when traveling east. Located at the Grant's Headquarters Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Appomattox VA 24522, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Grant’s Pursuit (a few steps from this marker); “Message of Peace” (a few steps from this marker); Heritage Garden (approx. half a mile away); North Carolina Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named The North Carolina Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); Raine Cemetery and Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); North Carolina (approx. 0.7 miles away); Confederate Artillery Position (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Appomattox.
Also see . . . The Battle of Appomattox Station. Civil War Preservation Trust page offering detailed information about the battle. Despite the growth of the town of Appomattox, a portion of this battlefield remains undeveloped. (Submitted on April 24, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 24, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,116 times since then and 95 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 7, 2015, by William Barnard of Fairfax Station, Virginia. 3, 4. submitted on April 24, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 5. submitted on March 22, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia.