Rice in Prince Edward County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Sailor's Creek
Erected 1946 by Virinia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number M 25.)
Location. 37° 16.2′ N, 78° 17.066′ W. Marker is in Rice, Virginia, in Prince Edward County. Marker is at the intersection of Prince Edward Highway (U.S. 460) and Pisgah Church Road (County Route 735), on the right when traveling west on Prince Edward Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rice VA 23966, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Action at High Bridge (a few steps from this marker); Rice’s Depot (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Rice’s Depot (approx. 0.4 miles away); High Bridge (approx. 2.2 miles away); Cavalry Battle at High Bridge Cavalry Battle at High Bridge (approx. 2.2 miles away); Lee's Retreat (approx. 2.6 miles away); Prince Edward County / Nottoway County (approx. 2.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rice.
Also see . . .
1. Sailor's Creek Battlefield Historical State Park. Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation (Submitted on May 30, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Sailor's Creek. CWSAC Battle Summary (Submitted on May 30, 2010, 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 1,022 times since then and 73 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.