— April 6, 1865 —In this ground, the Confederate column and wagon train became bogged down while crossing Sailor's Creek. The Union forces in pursuit then assailed the Southerners and captured a large number of prisoners and wagons before darkness put an end to the fighting.
|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 10:29pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 743191 N 4134593|
|Decimal Degrees||37.32620000, -78.25528333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 19.572', W 78° 15.317'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 19' 34.32" N, 78° 15' 19.02" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||434, 804|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 201-245 Co Rd 619, Rice VA 23966, US|
|Alternative Maps||Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap|
Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.