Near Chester in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Confederate Reconnaissance Mission
Erected 2002 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number S-19.)
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 2, 1864.
Location. 37° 20.126′ N, 77° 24.468′ W. Marker is near 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. Lee's Headquarters (approx. 0.8 miles away); The "Bottle" (approx. 0.9 miles away); Howlett Line Gun Position (approx. 1.1 miles away); Construction of the Howlett Line (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Battle of Ware Bottom Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); A Bomb Proof Church ? (approx. 1.2 miles away); Remembrance (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Remembrance (approx. 1.2 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 17, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 822 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 17, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.