Near Varina in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Outer-Line Crossing Mill Road
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 44.)
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.
Location. 37° 26.63′ N, 77° 22.839′ W. Marker is near Varina, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker is at the intersection of Mill Road and Battlefield Park Road, on the right when traveling east on Mill Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. Fort Gilmer (approx. 0.2 miles away); Richmond Battlefields (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hopeless Attacks (approx. ¼ mile away); Black Troops Attack at Chaffin’s Farm Fort Johnson (approx. 0.6 miles away); Confederate Bulwark (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Harrison (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Gilmer (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Varina.
Also see . . .
1. Fort Gilmer to Fort Brady. Segment of the National Park Service tour of the Richmond Battlefields. (Submitted on December 8, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Battle of Chaffin's Farm. (Submitted on November 25, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Freeman Markers, Richmond Battlefield Parks Corporation, Douglas Southall Freeman
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 8, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 874 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 8, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 21, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.