Near Varina in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Crossing of the Main Outer Line
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 47.)
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° 28.821′ N, 77° 21.247′ W. Marker is near Varina, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker is on Darbytown Road 0.2 miles east of South Laburnum Avenue, on the right when traveling east. 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 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Richmond Defences (approx. 0.8 miles away); Defenses of Richmond (approx. 0.9 miles away); 1862 Peninsula Campaign (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lee vs. Grant Second Battle of Fair Oaks (approx. one mile away); Battle of Darbytown Road (approx. one mile away); John Rolfe (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Dorey Family (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Varina.
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 869 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 8, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.