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 This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. 38° 12.945′ N, 77° 35.489′ W. Marker is near Spotsylvania, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is on Burnside Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located near tour stop seven (Heth's 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. The Ninth Corps (here, next to this marker); Heth’s Salient (approx. ¼ mile away); 17th Michigan Volunteer Infantry Regiment Containing the Enemy, Reclaiming the Works (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fighting for Time (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Mass Capture (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Confederate Line (approx. half a mile away); The McCoull House (approx. 0.6 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 The Ninth Corps (see nearby markers).
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Battle of Spotsylvania - Tour Stops Six and Seven - Burnside's Attack and Heth's Salient
Also see . . . Heth's 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 733 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 18, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.