Sandston in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Battlefield of Seven Pines
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 41.)
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. A significant historical date for this entry is May 31, 1943.
Location. 37° 31.212′ N, 77° 18.34′ W. Marker is in Sandston, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker #41 no longer exists. The plate was stolen in the 1970's and the base was destroyed several years ago during construction of a housing development. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sandston VA 23150, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. McClellan’s Second Line (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Battlefield of Seven Pines (approx. 0.3 miles away); Seven Pines (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different Battlefield of Seven Pines (approx. 0.4 miles away); McClellan’s First Line (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Battlefield of Seven Pines (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sandston (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Battlefield of Seven Pines (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sandston.
Also see . . . Virtual Tour by Markers of the Battle of Seven Pines. This is one of several markers describing the actions of May 31 - June 1, 1862. (Submitted on May 1, 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 June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 18, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,083 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 18, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.