By using this site, you agree to its use of cookies as provided in our policy.

Henry Hill Monument - Manassas, VA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman
N 38° 48.887 W 077° 31.353
18S E 280984 N 4299246
Quick Description: A monument to Union soldiers during the Civil War can be found on Henry Hill at Manassas National Battlefield Park.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 10/13/2009 8:04:43 PM
Waymark Code: WM7ECB
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark
Views: 11

Long Description:
Union soldiers built Henry Hill Monument to commemorate those who died at First Bull Run (Manassas). For many Civil War veterans this had been their first battle. Intense memories drew both Union and Confederate soldiers back to this scene years after the war.

The inscription on the front of the monument reads:
In memory of the Patriots who fell at Bull Run July 21, 1861

The monument is located on Henry Hill, and is part of Manassas National Battlefield Park. There is a $3 admission fee to visit the park.
Date Installed or Dedicated: 06/13/1865

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Union Soldiers

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Union

Rating (1-5):

Related Website: [Web Link]

Photo or photos will be uploaded.: yes

Visit Instructions:

To log a visit, a waymarker must visit the monument or memorial in person and post a photo. Personal observations and comments will be appreciated.

Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Trails.com Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest American Civil War Monuments and Memorials
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Nearest Hotels
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
Weathervane visited Henry Hill Monument - Manassas, VA 12/18/2017 Weathervane visited it
ddtfamily visited Henry Hill Monument - Manassas, VA 4/28/2013 ddtfamily visited it
Peter and Gloria visited Henry Hill Monument - Manassas, VA 2/29/2012 Peter and Gloria visited it
garmin_geek visited Henry Hill Monument - Manassas, VA 6/30/2011 garmin_geek visited it
Sneakin Deacon visited Henry Hill Monument - Manassas, VA 6/4/2011 Sneakin Deacon visited it
Wiest visited Henry Hill Monument - Manassas, VA 5/28/2011 Wiest visited it
flask visited Henry Hill Monument - Manassas, VA 11/3/2010 flask visited it
Rattrak visited Henry Hill Monument - Manassas, VA 5/1/2010 Rattrak visited it
JL_HSTRE visited Henry Hill Monument - Manassas, VA 5/20/2009 JL_HSTRE visited it

View all visits/logs