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

Seven Days Battles

Glendale (Frayser's Farm)

 
 
Seven Days Battles Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, February 17, 2009
1. Seven Days Battles Marker
Inscription. Here stood the center of Longstreet's line of battle in the afternoon of June 30, 1862. The Confederates, coming from the west, attacked the Union line just beyond. The battle lasted all afternoon, with varying fortunes and much hand-to-hand fighting. Near nightfall Longstreet sent in A. P. Hill to relieve his exhausted men.
 
Erected 1932 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number PA 163.)
 
Location. 37° 26.792′ N, 77° 14.482′ W. Marker is near Richmond, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker is on Darbytown Road 0.1 miles east of Longbridge Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Henrico VA 23231, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Frazier's Farm (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pvt. Benjamin B. Levy (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Frazier's Farm (approx. ľ mile away); a different marker also named Seven Daysí Battles (approx. 0.4 miles away); Glendale (Frayserís Farm) (approx. 0.4 miles away); Riddell's Shop (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Frazier's Farm (approx. half a mile away); Battle of Glendale (approx. 0.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
Seven Days Battles Marker on Darbytown Road Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, February 17, 2009
2. Seven Days Battles Marker on Darbytown Road
 CWSAC Battle Summary. Glendale (Submitted on February 16, 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 963 times since then and 90 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. 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.
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