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

To the Confederate Dead of Gloucester

 
 
Confederate Monument image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 18, 2008
1. Confederate Monument
Inscription. Erected by their surviving comrades and friends.
Plant the fair column o'er the vacant grave, a soldier;s honors let a soldier have.
1889
 
Location. 37° 24.891′ N, 76° 31.771′ W. Marker is in Gloucester, Virginia, in Gloucester County. Marker can be reached from Gloucester Courthouse Grounds. Click for map. Business US 17 and Blair Road. Marker is in this post office area: Gloucester VA 23061, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gloucester in the Civil War (a few steps from this marker); Court House (a few steps from this marker); In Memoriam John Clayton (a few steps from this marker); Pvt. James Daniel Gardner (a few steps from this marker); Werowocomoco (within shouting distance of this marker); The Birdsall Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Calhoun Walker (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cappahosic (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gloucester.
 
Categories. MilitaryWar, US Civil
 
Front of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 18, 2008
2. Front of Monument
Full view of monument. and courthouse grounds image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 18, 2008
3. Full view of monument. and courthouse grounds
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 968 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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