The Fan District in Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Inner Line of Defence
where in 1861 a large earthwork
of the Inner Line of Defence
Placed in 1915 by the City of Richmond
at the request of the
Confederate Memorial Literary Society
Erected 1915 by City of Richmond & Confederate Memorial Literary Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 37° 33.467′ N, 77° 28′ W. Marker is in the The Fan District in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is on Monument Avenue 0.1 miles west of Strawberry Street, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2300 block, Richmond VA 23221, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jefferson Davis (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Broad Street Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); 509 North Mulberry Street (approx. ¼ mile away); Memorial Bell Tower (approx. ¼ mile away); Stonewall Jackson (approx. 0.3 miles away); Virginia Historical Society The Boulevard Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Regiment of Virginia Infantry (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in The Fan District.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 21, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,318 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 21, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. 3. submitted on July 4, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.