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Near Moss Neck in Caroline County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Skinkerís Neck

 
 
Skinnerís Neck Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 19, 2009
1. Skinnerís Neck Marker
Inscription. Two miles north on the Rappahannock River. There Jubal A. Early, in December, 1862, confronted Burnsideís army on the other side of the river. His alertness prevented a crossing and battle at this point.
 
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number N-13.)
 
Location. 38° 12.864′ N, 77° 17.742′ W. Marker is near Moss Neck, Virginia, in Caroline County. Marker is on U.S. 17 half a mile south of Ware Creek Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rappahannock Academy VA 22538, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Windsor (a few steps from this marker); The Third Lederer Expedition (approx. 0.6 miles away); Jackson's Headquarters (approx. 1.1 miles away); Rappahannock Academy (approx. 2.9 miles away); Lambís Creek Church (approx. 3.5 miles away); Stafford County / King George County (approx. 4 miles away); Caroline County / Spotsylvania County (approx. 4.3 miles away); Hazelwood (approx. 4.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Moss Neck.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Skinnerís Neck and Windsor Markers image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 19, 2009
2. Skinnerís Neck and Windsor Markers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,159 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 20, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
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