Near Stafford in Stafford County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Redoubt No. 2 / Fort No Name
Federal Defenses of Aquia Creek Landing
Stafford County, Virginia
National Historic Registry
Virginia Historic Registry
DHR # 089-5057/44ST0082
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is February 2006.
Location. 38° 23.599′ N, 77° 21.349′ W. Marker is near Stafford, Virginia, in Stafford County. Marker is on Old Fort Lane, 0.1 miles south of Courthouse Road (State Route 630), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stafford VA 22554, 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. Redoubt # 2 (approx. one mile away); Union XIIth Corps Winter Camp (approx. 1.4 miles away); Union Redoubt # 3 (approx. 1.6 miles away); Union Redoubt No. 3 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Mt. Hope Baptist Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Palmer Hayden (approx. 1.9 miles away); John Smith Explores the Chesapeake (approx. 2 miles Crow's Nest Natural Area Preserve / Virginia’s State Natural Area Preserves (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stafford.
Also see . . . Historical Research into Redoubt No. 2/Fort No Name. Provided to the Historical Marker database courtesy of Dr. Mountz. For more information, Dr. Mountz has provided an email address on the cover page. (Submitted on July 22, 2012.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 4, 2012. This page has been viewed 668 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on July 10, 2012. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.