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Near Seven Pines in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Savage Station

 
 
Savage Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 14, 2003
1. Savage Station Marker
Inscription. In the field beyond this marker was fought June 29, 1862, the battle of Savage Station in which Confederate forces under command of Major-General John B. Magruder attacked indecisively the rearguard of the Federal Army moving toward James River. This was the Third Battle of the Seven Days’ Campaign.
 
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 13.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the D.S. Freeman (Richmond Battlefields) marker series.
 
Location. 37° 31.699′ N, 77° 16.149′ W. Marker is near Seven Pines, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker is on Meadow Road 0.1 miles east of Grapevine Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sandston VA 23150, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Savage’s Station (here, next to this marker); Seven Days Battles - Savage’s Station (here, next to this marker); McClellan’s Withdrawal (here, next to this marker); Route to White Oak Swamp and Malvern Hill (here, next to this marker); Seven Days Battles
Savage Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 14, 2003
2. Savage Station Marker
Originally located on Old Williamsburg Road south of the I-64 interchange.
(a few steps from this marker); McClellan's Third Line (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Trent House (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Seven Days Battles (approx. 1.3 miles away).
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Battle of Savage's Station by markers
 
Additional keywords. Freeman Markers, Richmond Battlefield Parks Corporation, Douglas Southall Freeman
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,000 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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