Mechanicsville in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Seven Days Battles
Erected 1932 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number PA-10.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Events • Notable Places • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 27, 1862.
Location. 37° 36.023′ N, 77° 20.033′ W. Marker is in Mechanicsville, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is on Cold Harbor Road (Virginia Route 156) east of Autumn Ridge Lane, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mechanicsville VA 23111, 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. Walnut Grove Church (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Seven Days Battles Seven Days' Battles (approx. 0.8 miles away); "Liberty Hall" (approx. 1.1 miles away); Ellerson's Mill (approx. 1.2 miles away); Site of Ellerson’s Mill (approx. 1.4 miles away); Holding the High Ground (approx. 1.4 miles away); Beaver Dam Creek (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mechanicsville.
Also see . . .
1. Gaines’ Mill. CWSAC Battle Summaries website. (Submitted on January 4, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
2. The Seven Days Battle. HistoryCentral.com website. (Submitted on January 4, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 4, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,042 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 4, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.