Rice's Depot

Rice's Depot (HM7MF)

Location: Rice, VA 23966 Prince Edward County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 16.291', W 78° 17.44'

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Lee's Retreat

— April 6, 1865 —

Confederate troops began entrenching on the high ground across the road from Burkesville Junction. Upon the approach of the Union army, the forces skirmished briefly until darkness ended the fighting. General Lee headquartered here before his march to Farmville.

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HM NumberHM7MF
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Placed ByVirginia Civil War Trails
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 9:22pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 740230 N 4128434
Decimal Degrees37.27151667, -78.29066667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 16.291', W 78° 17.44'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 16' 17.46" N, 78° 17' 26.40" W
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Area Code(s)434, 804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 801-947 Co Rd 600, Rice VA 23966, US
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