Mechanicsville in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Chickahominy River & Seven Days' Battles
Erected 2002 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number E-11.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: 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 July 1, 1862.
Location. 37° 35.459′ N, 77° 23.15′ W. Marker is in Mechanicsville, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is on Mechanicsville Turnpike (U.S. 360) 0.6 miles east of Springdale Road, on the rightTouch 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. Hanover County / Henrico County (here, next to this marker); Seven Days' Battles Begin (approx. 0.4 miles away); Defending Richmond (approx. half a mile away); Chickahominy Bluff (approx. half a mile away); Outer Fortifications (approx. 0.6 miles away); Richmond Defences (approx. 0.9 miles away); Seven Days Battles (approx. one mile away); Mechanicsville (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mechanicsville.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,804 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 4. submitted on March 18, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.