New Market in Shenandoah County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
New Market Battlefield Park
pursuant to the authority vested in the
Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission
Act of 1966
[ Lower Marker : ]
This property has been
placed on the
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 38° 39.709′ N, 78° 40.245′ W. Marker is in New Market, Virginia, in Shenandoah County. Marker is on George R. Collins Parkway (Virginia Route 305), on the right when traveling north. Marker is located at the entrance to the Hall of Valor at the New Market Battlefield State Historical Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Market VA 22844, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Died on the Field of Honor..." (a few steps from this marker); Baptism of Fire (within shouting distance of this marker); The Bushong Farm (approx. 0.2 miles away); “Good-bye, Lieutenant, I am killed.” This Rustic Pile (approx. ¼ mile away); Heroism in Defeat (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Battle of New Market (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of New Market (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Market.
Also see . . .
1. New Market Battlefield State Historic Park. (Submitted on August 30, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Extensive information about the May 15, 1864 Battle of New Market. (Submitted on August 30, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 30, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 524 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 30, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.