Battle of Culpeper Court HouseFollowing the Gettysburg Campaign, Federal officials sought to verify rumors that a substantial part of Gen. Robert E. Lee's Confederate army had been detached. On September 13, 1863, Federal cavalry moved down the tracks from your left, under orders to reconnoiter the main Confederate position, about 10 miles south (your right). Southern horsemen under Col. Lunsford Lomax resolved to make a stand on the terrain before you to defend a train being loaded with supplies here at the depot.
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|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 238886 N 4262487|
|Decimal Degrees||38.47250000, -77.99305000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 28.35', W 77° 59.583'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 28' 21.00" N, 77° 59' 34.98" W|
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|Area Code(s)||540, 202|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 302-300 E Davis St, Culpeper VA 22701, US|
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