Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Dahlgren Raid
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 36.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Freeman Markers (Richmond Battlefields) series list. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1864.
Location. 37° 34.148′ N, 77° 31.383′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of River Road (Virginia Route 147) and Three Chopt Road, on the right when traveling west on River Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23226, 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. Three-Chopt Road (within shouting distance of this marker); Wilton (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Wilton (approx. half a mile away); Ampthill Windsor (approx. 1.2 miles away); Granite and History (approx. 1.2 miles away); Pony Pasture Rapids (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mary-Cooke Branch Munford (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . .
1. eHistory at The Ohio State University. Kilpatrick-Dahlgren Raid (Submitted on February 10, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.)
2. Civil War Richmond. Written accounts about the Kilpatrick-Dahlgren Raid against Richmond, VA during the Civil War (Submitted on February 10, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.)
Additional keywords. Freeman Markers, Richmond Battlefield Parks Corporation, Douglas Southall Freeman
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 8, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,267 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 8, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.