Skinker’s Neck Marker, N-13

Two miles north on the Rappahannock River. There Jubal A. Early, in December, 1862, confronted Burnside's army on the other side of the river. His alertness prevented a crossing and battle at this point.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1928
Region: Fredericksburg-Culpeper-Warrenton and Upper Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Caroline County
Physical Description of Location: Port Royal, VA 22538. Located on Tidewater Trail (Hwy 17), 2.25 miles southeast of the intersection of Tidewater Trail (Hwy 17) and State Route 610. Marker is on the right when traveling southeast on Tidewater Trail (Hwy 17).
GPS Location: 38.2145439090,-77.2958174170
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