Near Chester in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2001 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number S-18.)
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 year for this entry is 1864.
Location. 37° 19.385′ N, 77° 24.321′ W. Marker is near Chester, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker is on Jefferson Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chester VA 23831, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Confederate Reconnaissance Mission (approx. 0.9 miles away); Howlett Line Park (approx. 1˝ miles away); The Battle of Ware Bottom Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); A Bomb Proof Church ? (approx. 1.6 miles away); Howlett Line Gun Position (approx. 1.7 miles away); Construction of the Howlett Line (approx. 1.7 miles away); Lee's Headquarters (approx. 1.7 miles away); Advance on Petersburg (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chester.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,050 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.