Important River Crossing on a Historic MarchIn mid-August 1862, Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee concentrated the Army of Northern Virginia on the western bank of the Rappahannock River near Jeffersonton, about 10 miles east of here. Union Gen. John Pope's Army of Virginia was located on the eastern side of the river.
|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 10:53pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 760378 N 4285634|
|Decimal Degrees||38.68103333, -78.00673333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 40.862', W 78° 0.404'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 40' 51.72" N, 78° 0' 24.24" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 14594 Lee Highway, Amissville VA 20106, US|
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