Near Petersburg in Dinwiddie County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number S-47.)
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 April 2, 1865.
Location. 37° 12.899′ N, 77° 27.266′ W. Marker is near Petersburg, Virginia, in Dinwiddie County. Marker is at the intersection Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Petersburg VA 23803, 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. Central State Hospital (approx. ¼ mile away); Petersburg State Colony for the Negro Insane (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Fort Whitworth (approx. ¾ mile away); The Battle of Fort Whitworth (approx. 0.8 miles away); Siege of Petersburg—Grant's Eighth Offensive (approx. 1.2 miles away); Confederate Fort Gregg (approx. 1.2 miles away); Fort Gregg (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mattoax (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Petersburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 2, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,132 times since then and 104 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 2, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 4. submitted on March 22, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.