Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Second Line of the Confederate Defenses
marks the location of
the Second Line of the
Confederate Defenses of Richmond
Placed in 1938 by the City of Richmond
at the request of the
Confederate Memorial Literary Society
Erected 1938 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 1938.
Location. Marker has been permanently removed. It was located near 37° 33.931′ N, 77° 28.778′ W. Marker was in Richmond, Virginia. Marker was on Monument Avenue, 0.1 miles west of Roseneath Road, in the median. Touch for map. Marker was at or near this postal address: 3400 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. Arthur Ashe Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); West of the Boulevard Historic District (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); English Village (approx. half a mile away); The Boulevard Historic District (approx. 0.6 miles away); Memorial Bell Tower (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Home For Needy Confederate Women (approx. 0.6 miles away); Virginia Historical Society (approx. 0.6 miles away); Robinson House (approx. 0.7 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 1,503 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 21, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 10, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.