Long Creek Action Marker, E-24

The earthworks in the angle between this stream and the North Anna River, held by a small Confederate force, were taken by Grant's troops moving southward on May 23, 1864. The Unionists then advanced to the river, on the south side of which was Lee's army.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1931
Region: Fredericksburg-Culpeper-Warrenton and Upper Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Caroline County
Physical Description of Location: Reedy Church, VA 22546. Located on Jefferson Davis Hwy (Hwy 1), 2.25 miles north of the intersection of Jefferson Davis Hwy (Hwy 1) and Verdon Road. Marker is on the right when traveling north on Jefferson Davis Hwy (Hwy 1).
GPS Location: 37.8965500590,-77.4677277290
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