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Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bloody Run

 
 
Bloody Run Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 8, 2020
1. Bloody Run Marker
Inscription.  
Near this site Ricahecrian
(Seneca) Indians
overcame Colonel Edward Hill
and killed his ally Totopotomoi,
Chief of the Pamunkies
in 1656

 
Erected 1924 by Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraNative Americans.
 
Location. 37° 31.561′ N, 77° 24.986′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is on Libby Terrace east of North 30th Street, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23223, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 3013 Libby Terrace (a few steps from this marker); 2916 Libby Terrace / Langstedt House (within shouting distance of this marker); "Richmond" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The View That Named The City (about 400 feet away); Libby House (about 400 feet away); 5 North 29th Street (about 400 feet away); Confederate Soldiers & Sailors Monument
Bloody Run Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, February 11, 2020
2. Bloody Run Marker
(about 500 feet away); The Navy Yard of the Confederate States (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 11, 2020, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 107 times since then. Photos:   1. submitted on May 8, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   2. submitted on February 11, 2020, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.
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