First Battle of Manassas
—July 21, 1861 10:30 a.m. —After Departing their position near the Stone Bridge, Confederate troops under Colonel Nathan Evans deployed on this ground to intercept the enemy flanking column advancing southward on the Sudley Road. Knowing they were outnumbered, their only hope was to slow the Federal column long enough for reinforcements to arrive.
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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 280511 N 4300105|
|Decimal Degrees||38.82240000, -77.52826667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 49.344', W 77° 31.696'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 49' 20.64" N, 77° 31' 41.76" 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 6131-6191 VA-234, Manassas VA 20109, US|
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