Vienna in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Cavalry Engagement near Hunter's Mill
Erected 2011 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number BW-5.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is October 26, 1861.
Location. 38° 54.57′ N, 77° 17.05′ W. Marker is in Vienna, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is at the intersection of Lawyers Road (County Route 673) and Kedge Drive, on the right when traveling north on Lawyers Road. Touch for mapTouch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Star Fort (approx. 0.8 miles away); Salsbury Spring (approx. 0.8 miles away); Tracks into History (approx. one mile away); Vienna Station (approx. one mile away); Vienna Centennial Park (approx. 1.1 miles away); Freeman Store and Museum (approx. 1.1 miles away); Terror by the Tracks (approx. 1.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vienna.
More about this marker. The marker is dated 2011 but was placed in April 2012.
Also see . . . November 26, 1861. - Skirmish near Vienna, Va.
No.1-Capt. Charles A. Bell, Third Pennsylvania Cavalry
No.2-Col. Robert Ransom, Jr., First North Carolina Cavalry
Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 15, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,373 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 15, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.