Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Belle Isle Prison Camp Monument
In gratitude for the perseverance of these Union soldiers who sacrificed much to preserve the Union we dedicate this monument
Col. James D. Brady Camp #63
Irish Brigade Camp #4
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
Erected by Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War.
Location. 37° 31.878′ N, 77° 27.047′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker can be reached from Tredegar Street 0.3 miles west of South 5th Street. Touch for map. Located on Belle Isle which can be reached via a pedestrian bridge from the north bank of the river. Marker is at or near this postal address: 470 Tredegar Street, Richmond VA 23219, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War POW Camp (here, next to this marker); The Power of Moving Water (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Belle Isle Historic Belle Isle (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Dominion Iron & Steel Company (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Canons and Corpses (about 600 feet away); Cannon over the Camp (about 700 feet away); Ironworks Oil House (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 31, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 500 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. 3. submitted on April 1, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.