Falmouth in Stafford County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Civil War Observation Balloon Site
Erected 2014 by Stafford County.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • War, US Civil.
Location. 38° 18.938′ N, 77° 26.449′ W. Marker is in Falmouth, Virginia, in Stafford County. Marker is on Ridge Point Lane just east of North Point Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fredericksburg VA 22405, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Falmouth Railroad Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); Olympians (approx. 0.8 miles away); Union Army Ninth Corps (approx. 0.8 miles away); Chatham and the Civil War (approx. 0.9 miles away); Chatham (approx. Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Chatham (approx. 0.9 miles away); Beyond the Big House (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Falmouth.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 4, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 15, 2014, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 577 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 15, 2014, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 3. submitted on May 3, 2019, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.