Petersburg in Dinwiddie County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
White Oak Road
Erected 1929 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number S-52.)
Location. 37° 8.896′ N, 77° 31.151′ W. Marker is in Petersburg, Virginia, in Dinwiddie County. Marker is at the intersection of Boydton Plank Road (U.S. 1) and White Oak Road, on the right when traveling north on Boydton Plank Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Petersburg VA 23803, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cattle (Beefsteak) Raid (here, next to this marker); Burgess Mill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hatcher's Run (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gravelly Run Quaker Meeting House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Raceland (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Battle of White Oak Road The Battle of White Oak Road (approx. 1.5 miles away); a different marker also named The Battle of White Oak Road (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Petersburg.
Also see . . . White Oak Road. The Civil War Siege of Petersburg. (Submitted on December 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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