Fairfax, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Mosby’s Midnight Raid
Erected 1997 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number B-26.)
Location. 38° 50.489′ N, 77° 18.564′ W. Marker is in Fairfax, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Chain Bridge Road / Ox Road (State Highway 123) and Armstrong Street, on the right when traveling north on Chain Bridge Road / Ox Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fairfax VA 22030, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Legato School (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Confederate Officer Killed (approx. ¼ mile away); Fairfax Court House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fairfax Rosenwald School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Joshua Gunnell House (approx. 0.3 miles away); A Tribute to The Men of Fairfax County (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fairfax County Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Fairfax Court House (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfax.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 31, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,466 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 31, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photos of the Truro Episcopal Rectory, Barbour House, and Murray Home - landmarks of the raid. • Can you help?