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The Lewis Doughty House

 
 
The Lewis Doughty House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 2, 2016
1. The Lewis Doughty House Marker
Inscription.  Lewis Doughty, a ship's carpenter, built this house in 1860. It was used as a temporary hospital during the seven days battle.
June 26-July 3, 1862

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Science & MedicineWar, US CivilWaterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 1862.
 
Location. 37° 31.793′ N, 77° 24.889′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is on North 29th Street north of East Broad Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23223, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 2715 E. Broad Street (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); 210 N. 28th Street (about 500 feet away); 208 North 28th (about 500 feet away); Gen'l Joseph E. Johnston (approx. 0.2 miles away); 600 N. 29th St. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Bloody Run (approx. 0.2 miles away); 2710 E. Franklin Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chimborazo Hospital (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
 
The Lewis Doughty House image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 2, 2016
2. The Lewis Doughty House
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 29, 2017, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 219 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 29, 2017, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.

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