Spotsylvania in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
In The Nick of Time
Location. 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 walking distance of this marker. Lee-to-the-Rear (here, next to this Crisis in the Wilderness (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wilderness Campaign (about 500 feet away); The Widow Tapp House (about 600 feet away); Confederate Earthworks (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Texans Attack (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lee to the rear! (approx. 0.2 miles away); Texas (approx. 0.2 miles away). 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.
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 June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 923 times since then and 42 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.