First Battle of Manassas
—July 21, 1861 6 p.m. —In frantic suspense, Confederate President Jefferson Davis found it impossible to remain in Richmond. He secured a special train to Manassas Junction and then proceeded to the battlefield on horseback. As he approached Portici, the president learned of the great Southern victory.
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|Placed By||Manassas Nationa Battlefield Park, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 9:01am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 282047 N 4298763|
|Decimal Degrees||38.81070000, -77.51016667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 48.642', W 77° 30.61'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 48' 38.52" N, 77° 30' 36.6" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||703, 571|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 10200 Battleview Pkwy, Manassas VA 20109, US|
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