Near Chester in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
(9 Aug. 1762 - 23 Jan. 1828)
Erected 1999 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K-267.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Industry & Commerce • Women. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1782.
Location. 37° 19.184′ N, 77° 18.416′ W. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chester VA 23836, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bermuda Hundred (here, next to this marker); Opposunoquonuske (a few steps from this marker); Colonel Thomas Lygon (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Tribute to the Heroic Women of the South (approx. ¾ mile away); Weston Manor (approx. ¾ mile away); The Army of the James Monument (approx. 1.1 miles away); A National Cemetery System (approx. 1.1 miles away); City Point National Cemetery (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chester.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 22, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,595 times since then and 96 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on September 22, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. 2. submitted on March 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.