Sheridan's Headquarters

Sheridan's Headquarters (HM13P)

Location: Winchester, VA 22601
Country: United States of America

N 39° 11.194', W 78° 9.986'

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1861 hdqts. for Gen. R. H. Milroy. 1862 hdqts. for Gen. N.P. Banks who took the town for the first time. Was again used by Gen. Milroy in 1863. In the fall of 1864-1865 Gen. Sheridan used it as hdqts. Sheridan left here to rally his troops at the Battle of Ceder Creek on Oct. 19, 1864. After the war it became the Episcopal Female Institute.
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HM NumberHM13P
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Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 6:23am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 744738 N 4341305
Decimal Degrees39.18656667, -78.16643333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 11.194', W 78° 9.986'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 11' 11.64" N, 78° 9' 59.16" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 171-199 N Braddock St, Winchester VA 22601, US
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