Lee’s Retreat Marker, M-19

Three miles north is Amelia Springs, once a noted summer resort. There Lee, checked by Sheridan at Jetersville and forced to detour, spent the night of April 5-6, 1865.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1939
Region: Southside Region
Geographic Location: Amelia County
Physical Description of Location: Jetersville, VA 23083. Located on Patrick Henry Hwy (Rt. 360), 4 miles northeast of the intersection of Patrick Henry Hwy (Rt. 360) and Holly Farms Road (Rt. 307). Marker is on the left when traveling northeast on Patrick Henry Hwy (Rt. 360).
GPS Location: 37.2956522430,-78.0991218470
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