First Battle of Manassas
— July 21, 1861 —Today's serene and peaceful fields belie the carnage that occurred here on July 21, 1861, when Union and Confederate troops clashed at the first major land battle of the Civil War - the First Battle of Manassas (Bull Run). The Heaviest and most sustained fighting occurred on this ground, resulting in over 5,000 American casualties.
|Placed By||Manassas National Battlefield, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, November 23rd, 2015 at 9:04am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 281068 N 4299097|
|Decimal Degrees||38.81346667, -77.52153333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 48.808', W 77° 31.292'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 48' 48.48" N, 77° 31' 17.52" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||703, 571|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 6511 Sudley Rd, Manassas VA 20109, US|
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