Richmond in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
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Erected 1970 by Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number O-5.)
Location. 37° 35.015′ N, 77° 23.477′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker is at the intersection of Mechanicsville Turnpike (U.S. 360) and Springdale Road, on the right when traveling north on Mechanicsville Turnpike. Marker is located near the entrance to the Chickahominy Bluff Unit of Richmond National Battlefield Park. 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 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chickahominy Bluff (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Defending Richmond (about 700 feet away); Seven Days' Battles Begin (approx. 0.2 miles away); Richmond Defences (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hanover County / Henrico County (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Chickahominy River & Seven Days' Battles Italians in Richmond (approx. 1.6 miles away); Seven Days Battles (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . .
1. The Seven Days Battle. HistoryCentral.com website. (Submitted on January 2, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Places To Go in Richmond National Battlefield Park. National Park Service website. (Submitted on January 2, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 2, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 982 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 2, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 3. submitted on February 28, 2011, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on January 2, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.