"Tears And Love For the Blue—Love and Tears for the Grey"During the Civil War, the Orange & Alexandria Railroad was strategically important to both the Union and the Confederate armies. Sangster's Station, located 1-3/4 miles to your right where Colchester Road crosses under the railroad tracks, was the site of at least two engagements.
|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 1:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 292673 N 4295172|
|Decimal Degrees||38.78093333, -77.38680000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 46.856', W 77° 23.208'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 46' 51.36" N, 77° 23' 12.48" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 12801 Ford Ln, Clifton VA 20124, US|
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