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. A significant historical year for this entry is 1861.
Location. Marker has been permanently removed. It was located near 37° 33.467′ N, 77° 28′ W. Marker was in Richmond, Virginia. Marker was on Monument Avenue 0.1 miles west of Strawberry Street, in the median. Touch for map. Marker was 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 location. 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); Virginia Historical Society (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Boulevard Historic DistrictFirst Regiment of Virginia Infantry (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rumors of War (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 21, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,341 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 21, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 3. submitted on July 4, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.