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

Huguenot Springs Confederate Cemetery

 
 
Huguenot Springs Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 26, 2009
1. Huguenot Springs Confederate Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Approximately 250 unidentified Confederate soldiers, who died at nearby Huguenot Springs Confederate Hospital, are buried in unmarked graves about a mile and a half southwest of here. Burial records have never been located. The former Huguenot Springs Hotel Resort/Spa, opened in 1847, was converted to a convalescent hospital during the Civil War. The building was burned about 1890.
 
Erected 1989 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number O 36.)
 
Location. 37° 33.783′ N, 77° 42.07′ W. Marker is near Powhatan, Virginia, in Powhatan County. Marker is at the intersection of Huguenot Trail (Virginia Route 711) and Huguenot Springs Road, on the right when traveling west on Huguenot Trail. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Midlothian VA 23113, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Terre Haute Farm African American Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Huguenot Springs (approx. 0.3 miles away); Huguenot Settlement (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Huguenot Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mowhemcho-Manakin Town
Huguenot Trail & Huguenot Springs Rd image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 26, 2009
2. Huguenot Trail & Huguenot Springs Rd
(approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Huguenot Settlement (approx. 2.7 miles away); William Webber (approx. 2.7 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 2.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Powhatan.
 
Also see . . .  The Huguenot Society of the Founders of Manakin In the Colony of Virginia. Huguenot Springs Hotel (Submitted on April 28, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Huguenot Springs Confederate Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 26, 2009
3. Huguenot Springs Confederate Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,688 times since then and 113 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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