Mechanicsville in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Seven Days Battles
Erected 1932 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number PA 16.)
Location. 37° 35.211′ N, 77° 18.035′ W. Marker is in Mechanicsville, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is on Cold Harbor Road 0.1 miles east of Old Millstone Drive, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located about ½ mile west of the entrance road to the Gaines' Mill Battlefield Unit of Richmond National Battlefield Park. Marker is in this post office area: Mechanicsville VA 23111, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gaines' Mill (here, next to this marker); The Tramp of Marching Feet (approx. half a mile away); Firing Blind (approx. half a mile away); New Cold Harbor (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Seven Daysí Battles (approx. Confederate Breastworks (approx. 0.6 miles away); Nowhere To Go (approx. 0.7 miles away); Those People Stand No Chance (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mechanicsville.
Also see . . .
1. Gainesí Mill. CWSAC Battle Summaries website. (Submitted on January 3, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. The Seven Days Battle. HistoryCentral.com website. (Submitted on January 3, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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