September 29 - October 2, 1864 Battle of Peebles' FarmThroughout the summer of 1864 Union General Ulysses S. Grant made several unsuccessful assaults against the Confederate defenses around Richmond and Petersburg. Then, in the fall of 1864, the Union won decisive victories on other fronts of the war. Encouraged, Grant ordered another wave of assaults against Petersburg and Richmond.
|Placed By||Petersburg National Battlefield|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 5:11am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 282184 N 4117041|
|Decimal Degrees||37.17443333, -77.45343333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 10.466', W 77° 27.206'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 10' 27.96" N, 77° 27' 12.36" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||804, 434, 757|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 830 Flank Rd, Petersburg VA 23803, US|
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