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Near Glendale in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Frazier's Farm
or Glendale Battlefield
 
Frazier's Farm Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, July 5, 2003
1. Frazier's Farm Marker
 
Inscription. Here, on the Charles City Road, the Confederate forces of Major General Benjamin Huger in their attempt to intercept the Federal withdrawal to the James opened with artillery the Battle of Frazier's Farm, June 30, 1862.
 
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 16.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the D.S. Freeman (Richmond Battlefields) marker series.
 
Location. 37° 26.932′ N, 77° 14.286′ W. Marker is near Glendale, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker is on Charles City Road 0.3 miles north of Darbytown Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Henrico VA 23231, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Seven Days Battles (approx. ľ mile away); a different marker also named Frazier's Farm (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pvt. Benjamin B. Levy (approx. 0.3 miles away); Glendale (Frayserís Farm) (approx. 0.3 miles away); Riddell's Shop (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Seven Daysí Battles (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Frazier's Farm (approx. ĺ mile away); a different marker also named Seven Days Battles (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Glendale.
 
Frazier's Farm Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, July 5, 2003
2. Frazier's Farm Marker
 

 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. The battle of Glendale or Frazier's Farm by markers
 
Also see . . .  Battle of Glendale. The Civil War Preservation Trust site discussing recent efforts to preserve portions of the battlefield. Site offers maps and other information about the battle. (Submitted on December 8, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Additional keywords. Freeman Markers, Richmond Battlefield Parks Corporation, Douglas Southall Freeman
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on December 7, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,771 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 7, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
 
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