Colonial Heights, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
This position was shelled by Federal field artillery (3” rifles) positioned on Spring Hill during the summer of 1864.
Eagle Scout Project
Erected 2003 by Boy Scouts of America, Troop 180.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1864.
Location. 37° 16.88′ N, 77° 22.58′ W. Marker is in Colonial Heights, Virginia. Marker is on Conjurers DriveTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Colonial Heights VA 23834, 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. Fort Clifton (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Fort Clifton (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Fort Clifton (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Brick House At Conjurer's Neck (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Old Brick (Kennon) House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Conjurer's Field Prehistoric Native American Village (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ellerslie (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Ellerslie (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Colonial Heights.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on March 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,603 times since then and 15 times this year. Last updated on May 11, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.