Near Mechanicsville in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Seven Days Battles
Erected 1932 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number PA-70.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 27, 1862.
Location. 37° 35.159′ N, 77° 16.243′ W. Marker is near Mechanicsville, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is on Cold Harbor Road (State Highway 156) 0.4 miles south of Rockhill Road (County Route 619), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mechanicsville VA 23111, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Dreadful Harvest (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Battle of Gaines’ Mill - 1862 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Scars of ConflictSeven Days' Campaign (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Seven Days Battles (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Bloody Eighth (approx. 0.4 miles away); Union Reserve Line (approx. 0.4 miles away); From Farmland to Forest (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mechanicsville.
Also see . . . CWSAC Battle Summary. Gaines's Mill (Submitted on February 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,066 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.