Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Lee Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy. Richmond, Virginia, June 3, 1953
Erected 1953 by United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 3, 1656.
Location. 37° 31.662′ N, 77° 24.744′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of North 32nd Street and East Broad Street, on the right when traveling north on North 32nd Street. This marker is located in the northwest corner of Chimborazo Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23223, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Bloody Run (here, next to this marker); a different Chimborazo Hospital (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Hospital (about 400 feet away); Richmond's Civil War Hospitals (about 500 feet away); Strengthen the Arm of Liberty (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Chimborazo Hospital (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lewis Doughty House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Powhatan Stone (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . .
1. Richmond National Battlefield Park. Chimborazo Hospital (Submitted on February 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.)
2. Civil War Richmond. Information about Chimborazo Hospital in Richmond, VA during the Civil War. (Submitted on February 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,315 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 3. submitted on February 15, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.