Pelhams Last Days

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209 N. Main Street
Culpeper, VA 22701
Region Northern Virginia
Locality Culpeper

Confederate Maj. John Pelham, commander of JEB Stuart's horse artillery, left from near here to fight Union horsemen who crossed the Rappahannock River at Kelly's Ford March 16, 1863. Wounded in the battle, he was returned to Culpeper, dying that night at the Shackelford House.

Last Updated: 7/19/2011 4:51 PM
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