Give Them a Broadside Boys, as She Goes
— 1862 Peninsula Campaign —In this section of the James River directly in front of you lies the remains of the USS Cumberland. At this location and along the shore to your left were the Union batteries that protected Camp Butler.
|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 7:38am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 372325 N 4093371|
|Decimal Degrees||36.97780000, -76.43446667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 58.668', W 76° 26.068'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 58' 40.08" N, 76° 26' 4.08" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||804, 757|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 20 28th St, Newport News VA 23607, US|
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