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

The Bermuda Hundred Campaign

 
 
The Bermuda Hundred Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, August 29, 2015
1. The Bermuda Hundred Campaign Marker
Inscription. Photograph of the Union ironclad Saugus taken from near this location in March 1865. The log boom on the bow of the Saugus is a field adaptation to protect it from Confederate mines in the river.

This sign was sponsored by Edwin C. Bearss, Arlington, VA
 
Erected 2015 by The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia. (Marker Number 6.)
 
Location. 37° 22.451′ N, 77° 21.722′ W. Marker is in Chester, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker can be reached from Henricus Park Road 1.3 miles east of Coxendale Road. Click for map. The marker is located in Henricus Historical Park east of the parking lot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 251 Henricus Park Road, Chester VA 23836, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The Bermuda Hundred Campaign (a few steps from this marker); Chief Opechancanouch (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named The Bermuda Hundred Campaign (a few steps from this marker); Henricopolis (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mount Malady (approx. 0.2
The Bermuda Hundred Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, August 29, 2015
2. The Bermuda Hundred Campaign Marker
miles away); The James River...Floating Through The Centuries (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dutch Gap Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dutch Gap (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chester.
 
Also see . . .
1. Henricus Historical Park. (Submitted on August 29, 2015.)
2. Bermuda Hundred Campaign. The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia. (Submitted on August 29, 2015.) 
 
Categories. War, US CivilWaterways & Vessels
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 121 times since then and 14 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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