Opening Battle of the Bristoe Station CampaignOn October 10, 1863, Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee, anticipating an offensive that became known as the Bristoe Station Campaign, sent a division of Confederate horsemen led by Gen. J.E.B. Stuart north from Madison on a raid.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 3:12am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 749804 N 4258257|
|Decimal Degrees||38.43766667, -78.13793333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 26.26', W 78° 8.276'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 26' 15.60" N, 78° 8' 16.56" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||540, 202|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3290-3298 State Rte 631, Culpeper VA 22701, US|
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