Near Leesburg in Loudoun County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Sharpsburg (Antietam) Campaign
Erected 1935 by the Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number F-6.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 9.133′ N, 77° 32.439′ W. Marker is near Leesburg, Virginia, in Loudoun County. Marker is at the intersection of James Monroe Highway (U.S. 15) and Whites Ferry Road (Local Route 655), on the right when traveling south on James Monroe Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leesburg VA 20176, 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. Goose Creek Chapel (approx. 0.8 miles away); Morven Park (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mile Hill (approx. one mile away); 1862 Antietam Campaign (approx. one mile away); The Confederate Monument (approx. 1.2 miles away in Maryland); a different marker also named 1862 Antietam Campaign (approx. 1.2 miles away in Maryland); White’s FerryGettysburg Campaign (approx. 1.2 miles away in Maryland). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Leesburg.
Additional keywords. Confederate General Thomas J. Jackson
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 2, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,510 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 2, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.