Near Spotsylvania Courthouse in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Engagement at Harris Farm (Bloomsbury)
Erected 1993 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number EM-2.)
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 date for this entry is May 19, 1864.
Location. 38° 13.774′ N, 77° 33.758′ W. Marker is near Spotsylvania Courthouse, Virginia, in Spotsylvania 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 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harris Farm (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pvt. James Z. Branscomb, CSA (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Harris Farm (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Harris Farm (approx. half a mile away); First Regiment Heavy Artillery (approx. half a mile away); The Battle of Harris Farm (approx. half a mile away); "If It Takes All Summer" (approx. 1˝ miles away); The Fredericksburg Road (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spotsylvania Courthouse.
Also see . . . Harris Farm (Bloomsbury) destroyed on December 20, 2014. Sadly the historic house and outbuildings were completely destroyed by the private owners. (Submitted on March 13, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 18, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,002 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 18, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 3, 4. submitted on March 13, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.