Sayler's Creek, Little Sailor's Creek, Marshall's Crossroads
April 6, 1865
Amelia County, Prince Edward County, and Nottoway County , Virginia
Located halfway between Petersburg and Appomattox Court House, the Sailor's Creek battlefield is a stop along the Lee's Retreat Driving Tour. A number of sites highlight the various actions at the Hillsman Farm (which serves as the park's visitor center), Marshall's Crossroads, the Lockett Farm, and Double Bridges give the visitor an opportunity to explore the unique landscape of South Side Virginia.
Google Satellite Map of Amelia County, Prince Edward County, and Nottoway County , Virginia.
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