The Battle of the WildernessBefore you are the fields of the Higgerson Farm, one of only a few major clearings on the Wilderness Battlefield. On the afternoon of May 5, Union troops swept across this open space, bound for bewildering combat in the thickets to the north and west.
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|Placed By||Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Historical Park, National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 12:34pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 259559 N 4243634|
|Decimal Degrees||38.30860000, -77.74990000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 18.516', W 77° 44.994'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 18' 30.96" N, 77° 44' 59.64" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 6047 Hill Ewell Dr, Locust Grove VA 22508, US|
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