Near Spotsylvania in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Engagement at Harris Farm (Bloomsbury)
Erected 1993 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number EM-2.)
Location. 38° 13.774′ N, 77° 33.758′ W. Marker is near Spotsylvania, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is on Courthouse Road (Virginia Route 208) 0 miles from Bloomsbury Lane (County Route 1470), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Spotsylvania VA 22553, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harris Farm (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Harris Farm Harris Farm (approx. half a mile away); First Regiment Heavy Artillery (approx. half a mile away); Seeing the Elephant (approx. half a mile away); "If It Takes All Summer" (approx. 1½ miles away); The Fredericksburg Road (approx. 1½ miles away); Landram Farm (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spotsylvania.
Also see . . . Harris Farm (Bloomsbury) destroyed on December 20, 2014. Sadly the historic house and outbuildings were completely destroyed by the private owners. (Submitted on March 13, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 18, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,665 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 18, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 3, 4. submitted on March 13, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.