Near Blackstone in Nottoway County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Nottoway
— June 23, 1864 —
Erected by Virginia's Retreat.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 37° 6.395′ N, 78° 2.32′ W. Marker is near Blackstone, Virginia, in Nottoway County. Marker is on Old Nottoway Road (U.S. 460) near The Grove Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crewe VA 23930, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Battle of Nottoway (here, next to this marker); Mount Nebo Church (approx. half a mile away); Blackstone College (approx. 2.6 miles away); Blackstone Female Institute (approx. 2.7 miles away); Nottoway Court House (approx. 2.7 miles away); Nottoway Confederate Soldiers MonumentJamestown Oaks (approx. 2.8 miles away); Black’s and White’s Station (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blackstone.
More about this marker. Below the main text of the marker is a map of the retreat showing important stops along the route.
Regarding Battle of Nottoway. Part of a driving tour following General Robert E. Lee's route from Petersburg to Appomattox. While visiting the site a more detailed description is played on short range radio on AM1610. Or call 1-800-6-retreat.
Also see . . .
1. Lee's Retreat to Appomattox. Civil War Traveler guide to the retreat. (Submitted on March 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
2. Lee's Retreat. Virginia's Retreat guide. (Submitted on March 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,498 times since then and 26 times this year. Last updated on May 2, 2009, by David Lee Wilkinson of Blackstone, Virginia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.