Near Mechanicsville in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Cavalry Action at Cold Harbor
Erected 2008 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number O-68.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is May 31, 1864.
Location. 37° 35.934′ N, 77° 15.679′ W. Marker is near Mechanicsville, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of Crown Hill Road and Tall Cedar Lane, on the right when traveling west on Crown Hill Road. 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 2 miles of this Seven Days' Campaign (approx. 0.8 miles away); Seven Days Battles (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Armies Gather at Cold Harbor (approx. one mile away); Cold Harbor: The Early Actions (approx. one mile away); June 3, 1864 — 18th Corps: A Disastrous Attack (approx. one mile away); Keitt’s Attack — Morning, June 1, 1864 (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Seven Days Battles (approx. one mile away); Cold Harbor Battlefield Walking Trail (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mechanicsville.
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 1,028 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 2, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.