Near Richmond in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
or Glendale Battlefield
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 17.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia - D.S. Freeman (Richmond Battlefields) series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 30, 1972.
Location. 37° 26.781′ N, 77° 14.542′ W. Marker is near Richmond, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker is at the intersection of Darbytown Road and Longbridge Road, on the right when traveling east on Darbytown Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5842 Darbytown Rd, Henrico VA 23231, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pvt. Benjamin B. Levy (a few steps from this marker); Seven Days Battles (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Frazier's Farm Frazier's Farm (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Seven Days’ Battles (approx. half a mile away); Glendale (Frayser’s Farm) (approx. half a mile away); Riddell's Shop (approx. half a mile away); Battle of Glendale (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . . Battle of Glendale. The Civil War Preservation Trust site discussing recent efforts to preserve portions of the battlefield. Site offers maps and other information about the battle. (Submitted on December 8, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Additional keywords. Freeman Markers, Richmond Battlefield Parks Corporation, Douglas Southall Freeman
Credits. This page was last revised on July 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 7, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,638 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 7, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 2. submitted on August 9, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. 3. submitted on December 7, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 4. submitted on August 9, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.