The Battle of the WildernessYou are now standing in what was commonly referred to as "the yard," that part of the plantation where many of the slaves lived and did their daily chores. Depending on the time of year, you might have seen slaves here boiling soiled laundry in a kettle, chopping wood, or carrying food from the kitchen to the main house.
|Placed By||Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, January 8th, 2018 at 10:01am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 261199 N 4244811|
|Decimal Degrees||38.31963333, -77.73156667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 19.178', W 77° 43.894'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 19' 10.68" N, 77° 43' 53.64" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 36420-36498 VA-20, Locust Grove VA 22508, US|
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