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Near Studley in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Enon Church

Rapidan-James Campaign

 
 
Enon Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 6, 2003
1. Enon Church Marker
Inscription. Here on May 28, 1864 the Confederate cavalry under Major General Fitzhugh Lee in a severe engagement withstood for five hours the Federal advance, thereby allowing the Army of Northern Virginia to take its position beyond the Totopotomoy. Near this marker were buried many unknown dead of both armies.
 
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 52.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the D.S. Freeman (Richmond Battlefields) marker series.
 
Location. 37° 40.566′ N, 77° 18.704′ W. Marker is near Studley, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of Studley Road and Buckeye Road, on the left when traveling east on Studley Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Studley VA 23162, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Enon Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Early Airmail Service (approx. one mile away); Studley (approx. one mile away); Salem Church/Haw’s Shop (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Studley
Enon Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 6, 2003
2. Enon Church Marker
(approx. 1.2 miles away); Newmarket (approx. 1.3 miles away); Fighting at the Totopotomoy (approx. 1.6 miles away); Pine Slash (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Studley.
 
Regarding Enon Church. Also known as the Battle of Haw's Shop.
 
Additional keywords. Freeman Markers, Richmond Battlefield Parks Corporation, Douglas Southall Freeman
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Enon Church Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, January 31, 2009
3. Enon Church Battlefield
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,035 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 8, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.   3. submitted on October 22, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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