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Lee and Pope Marker, F-16

To the south is Clark's Mountain, behind which Lee's army was gathered, August 17, 1862. From a signal station on the mountain top Lee looked down on Pope's army, which he wished to attack. Pope, realizing his danger, retired northward.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1927
Region: Fredericksburg-Culpeper-Warrenton and Upper Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Culpeper County
Physical Description of Location: Culpeper, VA 22701. Located on James Madison Hwy (Hwy 15), less than 1/5 of a mile northeast of the intersection of James Madison Hwy (Hwy 15) and Madison Road (Rt. 299). Marker is on the left when traveling northeast on James Madison Hwy (Hwy 15).
GPS Location: 38.4410969960,-78.0203069950
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