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

Goode's Bridge

 
 
Goode's Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 10, 2009
1. Goode's Bridge Marker
Inscription. Here Anthony Wayne took station in July, 1781, to prevent the British from moving southward. Here, April 3, 1865, Longstreet's, Hill's and Gordon's corps of Lee's army, retreating from Petersburg toward Danville, crossed the river.
 
Erected 1929 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number M 10.)
 
Location. 37° 21.303′ N, 77° 50.978′ W. Marker is near Skinquarter, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker is on Hull Street Road (U.S. 360) 1.6 miles west of Sappony Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Moseley VA 23120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Amelia County / Chesterfield County (a few steps from this marker); Skinquarter Baptist Church (approx. 4.9 miles away); William Ransom Johnson (approx. 5.9 miles away); Eppington (approx. 6.8 miles away); Lamkin’s Battery (approx. 7.3 miles away); Amelia Court House (approx. 7.3 miles away); Marion Harland (approx. 7.3 miles away); Mrs. Samantha Jane Neil (approx. 7.3 miles away).
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsWar, US CivilWar, US Revolutionary
 
Hull Street Road (facing west) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 10, 2009
2. Hull Street Road (facing west)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 919 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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