Near Richmond in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 48.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the D.S. Freeman (Richmond Battlefields) marker series.
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 Defences (approx. 0.7 miles away); Charles City Road Williamsburg Road (approx. 0.9 miles away); Powhatan (approx. 1.2 miles away); Evergreen Cemetery (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Additional keywords. Freeman Markers, Richmond Battlefield Parks Corporation, Douglas Southall Freeman
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 854 times since then and 3 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.