Spotsylvania in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
In The Nick of Time
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. 38° 17.41′ N, 77° 43.576′ W. Marker is in Spotsylvania, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker can be reached from Orange Plank Road (County Route 621), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. This is the second in a series of markers along a walking trail on the Tapp Field. It can be reached from a parking lot off the Orange Plank Road. Marker is in this post office area: Spotsylvania VA 22551, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Lee-to-the-Rear (here, next to this marker); In the Nick of Time (here, next to this marker); Crisis in the Wilderness (was about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing. ); Wilderness Campaign (about 500 feet away); The Home of Widow Tapp (about 600 feet away); Brink of Victory (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confederate Earthworks (was approx. 0.2 miles away but has been reported permanently removed. ); The Texans Attack (was approx. 0.2 miles away but has been reported permanently removed. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spotsylvania.
More about this marker. On the left side of the marker is a map illustrating locations of the opposing sides at the stage of the battle described on the marker.
This marker was replaced by a new one also named In the Nick of Time (see nearby markers).
Also see . . . Battle of the Wilderness. (Submitted on March 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on January 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 956 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 4. submitted on March 10, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.