Near Spotsylvania in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by United States Department of the Interior - National Park Service.
Location. 38° 17.34′ N, 77° 43.617′ W. Marker is near 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. Marker is in the Wilderness Battlefield at Tour Stop 6. 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. Crisis in the Wilderness (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); In the Nick of Time (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lee-to-the-Rear (about 500 feet away); The Home of Widow Tapp (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lee to the rear! (approx. ¼ mile away); Brink of Victory (approx. ¼ mile away); Confederate Earthworks (was approx. ¼ mile away but has been reported permanently removed. ); Texas (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spotsylvania.
Also see . . . Wilderness Battlefield. National Park Service site. (Submitted on April 30, 2008, 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 April 30, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 950 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 30, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.