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Petersburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Prince George Court House Road

 
 
Prince George Court House Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 30, 2010
1. Prince George Court House Road Marker
Inscription. This old road was used by both Confederate and Union Armies in the fighting around Petersburg.
 
Erected by Petersburg National Battlefield Park.
 
Location. 37° 13.957′ N, 77° 22.137′ W. Marker is in Petersburg, Virginia. Marker can be reached from Siege Road 1.6 miles south of East Washington Street (Virginia Route 36). Click for map. This marker is in Petersburg National Battlefield Park near the Eastern Front Driving Tour Stop #5 - Fort Stedman. Marker is in this post office area: Petersburg VA 23803, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Colquitt’s Salient Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Siege of Petersburg—Lee Strikes Back (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Final Effort (about 400 feet away); Hare House Site (about 400 feet away); Fort Stedman (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Fort Stedman (about 500 feet away); First Maine Heavy Artillery Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wasted Valor (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Petersburg.
 
Also see . . .  Petersburg National Battlefield. (Submitted on October 31, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Prince George Court House Road trace image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 30, 2010
2. Prince George Court House Road trace

 
Categories. Roads & VehiclesWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 518 times since then and 8 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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