Near Richmond in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Fort Under Attack
Location. 37° 36.659′ N, 77° 27.519′ W. Marker is near Richmond, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker can be reached from Brook Road (U.S. 1) 0.1 miles west of Brook Road (U.S. 1), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. This marker is located at the Confederate Fortifications site in the Brook Run shopping center. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23227, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gabrielís Insurrection (here, next to this marker); Confederate Fortifications Stuart's Ride (within shouting distance of this marker); Richmond Defences (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brook Road (about 500 feet away); Outer Fortifications (about 500 feet away); Campaign of 1781 (about 500 feet away); Emmanuel Church at Brook Hill Episcopal (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . .
1. eHistory at The Ohio State University. Kilpatrick-Dahlgren Raid (Submitted on February 8, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. CWSAC Battle Summary. Yellow Tavern (Submitted on February 8, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 777 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.