Near Mechanicsville in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 9.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the D.S. Freeman (Richmond Battlefields) marker series.
Location. 37° 35.211′ N, 77° 18.035′ W. Marker is near Mechanicsville, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is on Cold Harbor Road 0.1 miles east of Old Millstone Drive, on the left when traveling east. 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 (here, next to this marker); The Tramp of Marching Feet (approx. half a mile away); Firing Blind (approx. half a mile away); New Cold Harbor (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Seven Days’ Battles (approx. 0.6 miles Confederate Breastworks (approx. 0.6 miles away); Nowhere To Go (approx. 0.7 miles away); Those People Stand No Chance (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mechanicsville.
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 1,109 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 7, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. 3. submitted on February 13, 2009. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.