Camp AverellIn the months after the Third Battle of Winchester, this area became home to Camp Averell, named after Union cavalry gen. William Woods Averell. Elements of six cavalry and "mounted infantry" regiments from New York, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia all camped here from September 1864 to March 1865. Shallow pits from winter huts can still be found, remnants of the sprawling camp.
|Placed By||Civil War Preservation Trust|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 11:13pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 749069 N 4342337|
|Decimal Degrees||39.19461667, -78.11596667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 11.677', W 78° 6.958'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 11' 40.62" N, 78° 6' 57.48" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||540, 703|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 105 Great Pond Way, Winchester VA 22603, US|
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