Richmond in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Drewry’s Bluﬀ
Erected 1930 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number S-8.)
Location. 37° 24.309′ N, 77° 25.982′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker is on Jefferson Davis Hwy (U.S. 1 / 301), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is on Route 1, about 4 miles south of Richmond between Bellwood Road and Norcliff Road. . Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23237, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Drewry’s Bluff Defences (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Bermuda Campaign (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Stevens (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Stevens (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Virginia Infantry Regiment (approx. ¼ mile away); Bellwood Elk Herd (approx. 0.6 miles away); Drewry’s Bluff Battlefield (approx. 0.6 miles away); Second Battle of Drewry's Bluff (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . . Battle of Drewry’s Bluff, 15 May 1862 (Submitted on December 31, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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