Cockpit Point Confederate Battery

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Dumfries, Virginia

Historic Document

Cockpit Point Confederate Battery is located in Prince William County, Virginia certified as a historic location on Tuesday August 08, 1989. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Fortification. Cockpit Point Confederate Battery was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Information Potential and its significance in Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Military.

Cockpit Point Confederate Battery Information

Other Name: Civil War Properties in Prince William County MPS
Other Name: DHL No. 76-302
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Structure
Cultural Affiliation: US Military
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1861, 1862
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Earthworks
Restricted Archeological Site: Restricted Site

Cockpit Point Confederate Battery Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 162
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 4
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
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Dumfries Historic Locations Prince William County Historic Locations Virginia Historic Locations