Near Fredericksburg in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
Location. 38° 16.24′ N, 77° 28.16′ W. Marker is near Fredericksburg, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is on Lee Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located along Lee Drive in the Fredericksburg-Spotyslvania Military Park, near a picnic area pullout. Marker is in this post office area: Fredericksburg VA 22408, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile Confederate Artillery Defense (approx. 0.6 miles away); Big Gun at Howison Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Fredericksburg Campaign (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lee’s Hill (approx. one mile away); The Pioneers (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Second Battle of Fredericksburg (approx. 1.1 miles away); Artillery on Lee's Hill (approx. 1.1 miles away); Lee's Hill, the commander's lookout (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fredericksburg.
Also see . . .
1. Howison Hill Virtual Tour. National Park Service page. (Submitted on July 5, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Close Up Photograph of the Old Map Marker. The map marker has been removed but a photo at Civil War Album shows the detail of the old map. (Submitted on December 25, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
1. Smaller Map Marker
A photo of the smaller map marker can be found at Civil
About 3:30 P.M.
December 13, 1862
— Submitted December 25, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
Categories. • Military • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 11, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 943 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 11, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.