The War Years
— Lee vs. Grant — The 1864 Campaign —Ashland in 1860 was a quiet, charming village. Its 150 residents lived in cottages on tree-lined streets. A fashionable hotel, a notable racecourse, and a famous mineral springs resort made Ashland a social center. Then came war.
|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 12:20am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 281437 N 4182058|
|Decimal Degrees||37.75975000, -77.48113333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 45.585', W 77° 28.868'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 45' 35.10" N, 77° 28' 52.08" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 115 N Railroad Ave, Ashland VA 23005, US|
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