Near Mechanicsville in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
New Cold Harbor
Where Two Battlefields Meet
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 6.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the D.S. Freeman (Richmond Battlefields) marker series.
Location. 37° 34.984′ N, 77° 17.489′ W. Marker is near Mechanicsville, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of Cold Harbor Road and Watt House Road, on the right when traveling east on Cold Harbor Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mechanicsville VA 23111, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Seven Days Battles (a few steps from this marker); 11th Mississippi Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Whiting's Division (approx. ¼ mile away); From Stalemate to Breakthrough (approx. ¼ mile away); Walk in the Footsteps of History We Must Hold This Line (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cold Harbor (approx. 0.3 miles away); Killing Fields (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mechanicsville.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Gaines' Mill markers outside the battlefield park
Additional keywords. Freeman Markers, Richmond Battlefield Parks Corporation, Douglas Southall Freeman
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 7, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 902 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 7, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. 3. submitted on September 18, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. 4. submitted on May 27, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.