Pickadat Corner in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Union Army Checked
Erected 1927 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number S-25.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is May 9, 1800.
Location. 37° 17.171′ N, 77° 24.692′ W. Marker is in Pickadat Corner, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. 1 / 301) and Harrowgate Road (State Highway 144), on the right when traveling north on Jefferson Davis Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Colonial Heights VA 23834, 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. Swift Creek Battlefield: A Landscape of Change (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Swift Creek (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Brave to Madness" (approx. ¼ mile away); Electric Railway (approx. half a mile away); Redwater Creek Engagement (approx. 0.7 miles away); Union Army Railroad RaidsAdvance on Petersburg (approx. 0.8 miles away); Ellerslie (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pickadat Corner.
Also see . . . Battle of Swift Creek. Brief discussion of the battle and nearby action. (Submitted on December 23, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 23, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 969 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 23, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.