Historic Site in JournalismIn the graveyard adjoining this church, on June 23, 1863, Harpers Illustrated Weekly's Alfred R. Waud, one of the Civil War's most renowned artists, dug the grave for the burial of his friend Lynde Walter Buckingham, the chief cavalry correspondent for the New York Herald.
|Placed By||The Society of Professional Journalists|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, June 19th, 2017 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 273882 N 4316010|
|Decimal Degrees||38.96390000, -77.60978333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 57.834', W 77° 36.587'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 57' 50.04" N, 77° 36' 35.22" W|
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|Area Code(s)||703, 540, 571|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 40319 US-50, Leesburg VA 20175, US|
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