A Springboard for InvasionConfederate Gen. Robert E. Lee arrived on this hill late on the morning of August 29, 1862, to lead his reunited army in the Second Battle of Manassas. By the campaign's conclusion, he emerged victorious and seized the opportunity to lead his men on their first invasion into the North. An exhibit kiosk on the crest of Stuart's Hill highlights Confederate activity here. To begin your tour of the Second Manassas Battlefield, drive one-half mile north to the Brawner Farm, the scene of the opening action on the battle on Agust 28, 1862.
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|Placed By||Manassas National Battlefield Park, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 10:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 276770 N 4298302|
|Decimal Degrees||38.80523333, -77.57073333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 48.314', W 77° 34.244'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 48' 18.84" N, 77° 34' 14.64" W|
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|Area Code(s)||703, 571|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 12501 Lee Hwy, Manassas VA 20109, US|
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