Near Spotsylvania in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by United States Department of the Interior - National Park Service.
Location. 38° 17.292′ N, 77° 41.822′ W. Marker is near Spotsylvania, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is at the intersection of Jackson Trail West and Brock Road (County Route 613), on the left when traveling north on Jackson Trail West. Touch for map. Located on the Jackson Flank March driving loop in the Chancellorsville Battlefield section of the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Battlefield Park. Marker is in this post office area: Spotsylvania VA 22553, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Chancellorsville Campaign (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Vermont Brigade (approx. 1.1 miles away); Echoes Homeward (approx. 1.1 miles away); Hell Itself (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Climax (approx. 1.1 miles away); Valuable Crossroads (approx. 1.1 miles away); No Turning Back (approx. 1.1 miles away); On to Richmond! (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spotsylvania.
More about this marker. Next to the marker is a map showing the route of the flank march and Jackson's flank attack on the Federal positions.
Regarding Chancellorsville Campaign. This is one of several markers for the Battle of Chancellorsville along the Jackson's Flank March and Attack trail. See the Jackson's Flank March and Attack Virtual Tour by Markers in the links section for a listing of related markers on the tour.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Virtual Tour by Markers of the Jackson Flank March and Attack.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Chancellorsville. National Park Service site. (Submitted on December 2, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Jackson's Flank March and Attack Virtual Tour by Markers. This virtual tour covers the optional Jackson Flank Trail route of the driving tour and concludes at Jackson's Flank Attack (stop 8) of the driving tour, tracing the route of Jackson's march to deliver the decisive attack of the battle. (Submitted on December 8, 2007, 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 December 2, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,019 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 2, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.