Near Richmond in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Fort Under Attack
Location. 37° 36.659′ N, 77° 27.519′ W. Marker is near Richmond, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker can be reached from Brook Road (U.S. 1) 0.1 miles west of Brook Road (U.S. 1), on the left when traveling north. This marker is located at the Confederate Fortifications site in the Brook Run shopping center. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23227, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gabriel’s Insurrection (here, next to this marker); Confederate Fortifications (a few steps from this marker); Stuart's Ride (within shouting distance of this marker); Richmond Defences (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brook Road (about 500 feet away); Outer Fortifications (about 500 feet away); Campaign of 1781 (about 500 feet away); Emmanuel Church at Brook Hill Episcopal (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . .
1. eHistory at The Ohio State University. Kilpatrick-Dahlgren Raid (Submitted on February 8, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. CWSAC Battle Summary. Yellow Tavern (Submitted on February 8, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 8, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 948 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 8, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.