Burke's Station Raid

Burke's Station Raid (HM3MT)

Location: Mantua, VA 22031 Fairfax County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 50.429', W 77° 16.143'

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Burke's Station, four miles south, was raided by Stuart's cavalry, December, 1862. Stuart telegraphed to Washington complaining of the bad quality of the mules he had captured—a famous joke.
HM NumberHM3MT
Marker NumberBW-2
Year Placed1937
Placed ByConservation & Development Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 12:49pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 303067 N 4301521
Decimal Degrees38.84048333, -77.26905000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 50.429', W 77° 16.143'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 50' 25.74" N, 77° 16' 8.58" W
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Area Code(s)202, 571, 703
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 169-199 N Washington St, Mantua VA 22031, US
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