Doswell in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
North Anna River Campaign
21-26 May 1864
Erected 1990 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number EA-1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Battlefield Trails - Civil War, the Former U.S. Presidents: #18 Ulysses S. Grant, and the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series lists.
Location. 37° 52.782′ N, 77° 27.9′ W. Marker is in Doswell, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is on Washington Highway (U.S. 1), on the right when traveling south. Marker is on Route 1, 2/3 mile south of the Hanover-Caroline Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Doswell VA 23047, 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. Lafayette and Cornwallis (approx. 0.6 miles away); North Anna River (approx. 0.6 miles away); Caroline County / Hanover County (approx. 0.8 miles away); Lee and Grant (approx. 0.8 miles away); Long Creek Action (approx. one mile away); Hanover Junction (approx. 1.3 miles away); Artillery Duel (approx. 1˝ miles away); One More River to Cross (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Doswell.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. The North Anna Campaign by Markers.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 30, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,827 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 30, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 3. submitted on April 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 4. submitted on December 30, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 5, 6. submitted on April 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.