Church Road in Dinwiddie County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Five Forks
Erected 1929 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number K-307.)
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 March 31, 1897.
Location. 37° 11.132′ N, 77° 38.391′ W. Marker is in Church Road, Virginia, in Dinwiddie County. Marker is at the intersection of Cox Road and Courthouse Road, on the right when traveling west on Cox Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Church Road VA 23833, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Crawford's Sweep (approx. 2.8 miles away); "Among my gallant officers…": (approx. 2.8 miles away); Col. John BanisterA Final Stand (approx. 3.1 miles away); "Hold Five Forks at all hazards…" (approx. 3.3 miles away); Death of Pegram (approx. 3.3 miles away); a different marker also named The Battle of Five Forks (approx. 3.3 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Five Forks (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Church Road.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,916 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.