Petersburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Petersburg Railroad
Location. 37° 9.361′ N, 77° 23.96′ W. Marker is in Petersburg, Virginia. Marker is on Johnson Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of Richard Bland College, in front of Ernst Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11301 Johnson Road, Petersburg VA 23805, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hagoodís Brigade (approx. 1.2 miles away); Fight for the Weldon Railroad (approx. 1.2 miles away); Siege of Petersburg—Grant's Fourth Offensive (approx. 1.2 miles Fort Wadsworth (approx. 1.2 miles away); Fort Hays (approx. 2 miles away); Fort Conahey (approx. 2.8 miles away); Fort Davis (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Davis (approx. 2.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Petersburg.
Also see . . . Weldon Railroad. (Submitted on May 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,406 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.