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Burke's Station Raid BW-2 | Marker History

Burke’s Station Raid Marker, BW-2

Burke's Station, four miles south, was raided by Stuart's cavalry, December, 1862. Stuart telegraphed to Washington complaining of the bad quality of the mules he had captured--a famous joke.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1937
Region: Northern Virginia Region
Geographic Location: Fairfax County
Physical Description of Location: 9401-9443 Little River Turnpike (Route 236), Fairfax, VA 22032. Marker is on right when traveling east, about 600 feet east of intersection with Pickett Road.
GPS Location: 38.840614,-77.268957
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