Near Richmond in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 48.)
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° 30.569′ N, 77° 23.337′ W. Marker is near Richmond, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker is on Darbytown Road 0.1 miles east of Shirleydale Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Located 0.5 miles south of the Richmond National Cemetery. 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. Darbytown Road (approx. ¼ mile away); A National Cemetery System (approx. 0.4 miles away); Richmond National Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Richmond DefencesCharles City Road (approx. 0.9 miles away); Williamsburg Road (approx. 0.9 miles away); Powhatan Hill (approx. one mile away); Powhatan (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
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 Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 890 times since then and 13 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.