Eve of Appomattox

Eve of Appomattox (HM7NS)

Location: Farmville, VA 23901 Buckingham County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 23.445', W 78° 29.108'

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Part of Lee's army passed here, April 8, 1865, retreating westward. The second (Humphrey's) Corps of Grant's army passed, in pursuit, in the afternoon of the same day. Grant spent the night here, receiving early in the morning of April 9 a note from Lee in regard to surrender. He sent a reply and then went on to Appomattox.
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HM NumberHM7NS
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Marker NumberF 60
Year Placed1930
Placed ByConservation & Development Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 4:47pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 722631 N 4141189
Decimal Degrees37.39075000, -78.48513333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 23.445', W 78° 29.108'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 23' 26.70" N, 78° 29' 6.48" W
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Area Code(s)434
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3525-3643 US-15, Farmville VA 23901, US
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