Germanna Ford

Germanna Ford (HM1SF)

Location: Locust Grove, VA 22508 Orange County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 22.61', W 77° 46.802'

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One of the principal crossings of the Rapidan River from colonial times. Here a part of the Army of the Potomac crossed the river, April 30, 1863, preceding the Battle of Chancellorsville. Here a part of Meade's army crossed on the way to Mine Run, November 26, 1863. Here the Fifth and Sixth Corps of Grant's army crossed, May 4-6, 1864, to open the Wilderness Campaign.
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HM NumberHM1SF
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Marker NumberJ?35
Year Placed1929
Placed ByConservation & Development Comission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 10:34pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 257152 N 4251286
Decimal Degrees38.37683333, -77.78003333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 22.61', W 77° 46.802'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 22' 36.60" N, 77° 46' 48.12" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8467-8589 VA-375, Locust Grove VA 22508, US
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