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Prince George in Prince George County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

History at Prince George Courthouse

 
 
History at Prince George Courthouse Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, March 28, 2009
1. History at Prince George Courthouse Marker
Inscription. Lord Cornwallis, going toward the James in pursuit of Lafayette, passed here, May 24, 1781. A part of Grant's army passed here on the way to Petersburg, June, 1864. The place was occupied by Union troops in 1864-65.
 
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number K 207.)
 
Location. 37° 13.246′ N, 77° 17.313′ W. Marker is in Prince George, Virginia, in Prince George County. Marker is at the intersection of Courthouse Road and Administration Drive, on the left when traveling north on Courthouse Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Prince George VA 23875, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Confederate Soldiers of Prince George Co. (within shouting distance of this marker); Prince George Court House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Prince George Court House (about 400 feet away); Jordan's Point (approx. 2.7 miles away); Bailey's Creek (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Beefsteak Raid (approx. 2.7 miles away); New Bohemia, VA (approx. 3 miles away); U.S. Colored Troops (approx. 3.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Prince George.
 
Also see . . .
History at Prince George Courthouse Marker on Courthouse Road. Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, March 28, 2009
2. History at Prince George Courthouse Marker on Courthouse Road.
 Prince George County, Virginia. History. (Submitted on April 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US CivilWar, US Revolutionary
 
Prince George County Courthouse. Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, March 28, 2009
3. Prince George County Courthouse.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 593 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.   3. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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