“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Kelly''s Ford, Virginia

Clickable Map of Culpeper County, Virginia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Culpeper County, VA (167) Fauquier County, VA (119) Madison County, VA (50) Orange County, VA (160) Rappahannock County, VA (74) Spotsylvania County, VA (407) Stafford County, VA (213)  CulpeperCounty(167) Culpeper County (167)  FauquierCounty(119) Fauquier County (119)  MadisonCounty(50) Madison County (50)  OrangeCounty(160) Orange County (160)  RappahannockCounty(74) Rappahannock County (74)  SpotsylvaniaCounty(407) Spotsylvania County (407)  StaffordCounty(213) Stafford County (213)
Culpeper is the county seat for Culpeper County
Kelly's Ford is in Culpeper County
      Culpeper County (167)  
      Fauquier County (119)  
      Madison County (50)  
      Orange County (160)  
      Rappahannock County (74)  
      Spotsylvania County (407)  
      Stafford County (213)  
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1 Virginia, Culpeper County, Kelly's Ford — J-36 — Battle of Kelly’s Ford
At dawn on 17 March 1863, Brig. Gen. William W. Averell led 2,100 Union cavalrymen across the Rappahannock River at Kelly’s Ford. Brig. Gen. Fitzhugh Lee with about 1,000 Confederate horsemen counterattacked northwest of here about noon. Noted . . . Map (db m2250) HM
2 Virginia, Culpeper County, Kelly's Ford — Kelly's Ford
At this site in 1863 the federal forces charged across the river to begin the Battle of Kelly's Ford & Brandy Station. Traces of the ford & John P. Kelly's toll, 1837 to 1862, may still be seen at this point.Map (db m21330) HM
3 Virginia, Culpeper County, Kelly's Ford — Major John Pelham, C.S.A.
Major John Pelham, C.S.A., commanding the Stuart Horse Artillery, was mortally wounded at this site in the Battle of Kelly's Ford March 17, 1863.Map (db m202826) HM WM
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Apr. 15, 2024