Burke's Station Raid

Burke's Station Raid (HM3MT)

Location: Mantua, VA 22031 Fairfax County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 50.429', W 77° 16.143'

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Burke's Station, four miles south, was raided by Stuart's cavalry, December, 1862. Stuart telegraphed to Washington complaining of the bad quality of the mules he had captured—a famous joke.
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HM NumberHM3MT
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Marker NumberBW-2
Year Placed1937
Placed ByConservation & Development Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 12:49pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 303067 N 4301521
Decimal Degrees38.84048333, -77.26905000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 50.429', W 77° 16.143'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 50' 25.74" N, 77° 16' 8.58" W
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Area Code(s)202, 571, 703
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 169-199 N Washington St, Mantua VA 22031, US
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