Near Henrico in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Inside Fort Brady
Fort Brady – 1864
Erected by Richmond National Battlefield Park - National Park Service.
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. It was located near 37° 23.485′ N, 77° 21.695′ W. Marker was near Henrico, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker could be reached from Hoke Brady Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located on a walking trail in the Fort Brady Unit of Richmond National Battlefield Park. Marker was in this post office area: Henrico VA 23231, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this location, measured as the crow flies. Powder Magazine (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Powder Magazine (here, next to this marker); Guns of Fort Brady (here, next to this marker); Battle of Trent's Reach (a few steps from this marker); Guarding the James (a few steps Fort Brady Trail (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Brady (about 400 feet away); The Tides (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Henrico.
More about this marker. The bottom of the marker contains a photograph of three “Officers of the First Connecticut Heavy Artillery.” The upper right of the marker features a photograph taken in the Spring of 1865 of cannon at Fort Brady.
Regarding Inside Fort Brady. This marker was replaced by a new one named Guns of Fort Brady (See nearby markers).
Also see . . . Battlefield Tour - Ft Gilmer to Ft Brady. Richmond National Battlefield Park website. (Submitted on January 20, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, US Civil •
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