Manassas in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Bartow Monument
Manassas National Battleﬁeld Park
Six weeks after the battle, the men of Bartow's brigade commemorated their fallen leader, dedicating a stone shaft on the spot where he fell. The monument, possibly the first erected on any Civil War battlefield, disappeared the following spring. The current marker dates to 1936.
Artwork courtesy of the Anne S.K. Brown Military Collection, Brown University Library.
Erected by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
Location. 38° 48.864′ N, 77° 31.248′ W. Marker is in Manassas, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker can be reached from Sudley Road (U.S. 234) half a mile south of Lee Highway (Route 29), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6511 Sudley Road, Manassas VA 20109, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brigadier General Francis Stebbings Bartow Thomas Jonathan Jackson (within shouting distance of this marker); General Barnard Elliott Bee (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Henry Hill (about 400 feet away); Artillery Duel (about 400 feet away); Washington (Louisiana) Artillery Battalion (about 500 feet away); Like a Stonewall (about 500 feet away); 7th Georgia Markers (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manassas.
Also see . . . Manassas National Battlefield Park. National Park Service (Submitted on February 21, 2017.)
Categories. • Military • War, US Civil •
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