Near Spotsylvania in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by United States Department of the Interior - National Park Service.
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. 38° 13.07′ N, 77° 35.758′ W. Marker is near Spotsylvania, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is on Gordon Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located just south of tour stop six (East Face of the Salient) on the driving tour of Spotsylvania Battlefield unit of the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Spotsylvania VA 22553, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Containing the Enemy, Reclaiming the Works ( here, next to this marker); Fighting for Time The McCoull House ( approx. ¼ mile away); A Mass Capture ( approx. ¼ mile away); Mayhem in the Muleshoe ( approx. 0.3 miles away); The Ninth Corps ( approx. 0.3 miles away); McCoull Spring ( approx. 0.3 miles away); The Confederate Line ( approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spotsylvania.
More about this marker. This marker was replaced by a new one named Containing the Enemy, Reclaiming the Works (see nearby markers).
Also see . . . East Face of Salient. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on August 18, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 18, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 698 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 18, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.