Battle of High Bridge

About This Place

On April 6, the Confederate cavalry fought stubbornly to secure the Appomattox River bridges. On April 7, Union forces were able to save the wagon bridge. Failure to destroy this bridge enabled Union forces to catch up with the Confederates at Farmville.

Location

State VA
Latitude 37.275278
Longitude -78.323848

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