Colonial Heights, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1927 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number S-27.)
Location. 37° 14.468′ N, 77° 24.379′ W. Marker is in Colonial Heights, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. 1 / 301) and Arlington Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Jefferson Davis Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Colonial Heights VA 23834, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lafayette At Petersburg (a few steps from this marker); Violet Bank (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lee at Violet Bank (about 400 feet away); Magnolia Acuminata (about 400 feet away); Colonial Heights War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pocahontas (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pocahontas Island (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Battle at the Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Colonial Heights.
Also see . . . Violet Banks. History of the house used by Lee. (Submitted on December 24, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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