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Lakeside in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Major General James Ewell Brown Stuart

 
 
Major General James Ewell Brown Stuart Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 21, 2007
1. Major General James Ewell Brown Stuart Marker
Inscription.
This monument, erected in memory of Major General James Ewell Brown Stuart, C.S.A., by his cavalrymen about thirty feet from the spot where he fell mortally wounded on May 11, 1864, was dedicated June 18, 1811, by the Governor of Virginia, Fitzhugh Lee, a former division commander in Stuartís cavalry.

Re-dedicated May 9, 1964
Henrico County Civil War
Centennial Commission

 
Erected 1964 by Henrico County Civil War Centennial Commission.
 
Location. 37° 39.692′ N, 77° 27.214′ W. Marker is in Lakeside, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker is on Telegraph Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located on Telegraph Road, between Towering Road and Harmony Road. Marker is in this post office area: Henrico VA 23228, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Yellow Tavern (here, next to this marker); Stuartís Mortal Wound (approx. 0.4 miles away); Battle of Yellow Tavern (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Stuartís Mortal Wound (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wickham's Line
Marker on Telegraph Road Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 21, 2007
2. Marker on Telegraph Road
(approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Yellow Tavern (approx. 1.3 miles away); Virginia Estelle Randolph (approx. 1.6 miles away); Saint Josephís Villa (approx. 1.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lakeside.
 
Also see . . .
1. Biography of James Ewell Brown Stuart. (Submitted on January 20, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. The Battle of Yellow Tavern. National Park Service website. (Submitted on January 20, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
JEB Stuart Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 21, 2007
3. JEB Stuart Monument
This monument, located adjacent to the marker, marks the spot where Maj. Gen. JEB Stuart was mortally wounded May 11, 1864, during the Battle of Yellow Tavern.
Maj. Gen. JEB Stuart Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 21, 2007
4. Maj. Gen. JEB Stuart
This equestrian statue of General JEB Stuart is located on Monument Avenue in Richmond.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,779 times since then and 99 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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