The Great Train Raid of 1861

The Great Train Raid of 1861 (HMA3R)

Location: Strasburg, VA 22657 Shenandoah County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 59.249', W 78° 21.355'

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Jackson captured engines from Martinsburg, W.VA. and had them pulled by horse teams across the roads to Strasburg, near here, they were set on rails and sent south for the Confederate cause.
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Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 4:47pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 729013 N 4318713
Decimal Degrees38.98748333, -78.35591667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 59.249', W 78° 21.355'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 59' 14.94" N, 78° 21' 21.30" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 350-392 E King St, Strasburg VA 22657, US
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