Battle of North Anna River
— 1864 Overland Campaign —Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia arrived here at the North Anna River on May 22, 1864. The next day, the Union Army of the Potomac followed, having maneuvered around the Confederates from the Wilderness through Spotsylvania Court House. Fighting raged along the river at Jericho Mill, Telegraph Road Bridge, Doswell House, and here at Ox Ford until May 26.
|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 4:46am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 279675 N 4195335|
|Decimal Degrees||37.87888333, -77.50515000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 52.733', W 77° 30.309'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 52' 43.98" N, 77° 30' 18.54" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 11572 State Rte 684, Doswell VA 23047, US|
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