Church Hill in Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
British Invasion of Richmond, January 1781
Erected 2003 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number S-1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #03 Thomas Jefferson, and the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is January 4, 1781.
Location. 37° 31.921′ N, 77° 25.16′ Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23223, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Saint John’s Episcopal Church (a few steps from this marker); Major William Mayo (a few steps from this marker); St. John's Episcopal Church (a few steps from this marker); St. John’s Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Patrick Henry Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to Historic St. John’s Church (within shouting distance of this marker); George Wythe (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Burton-Farrar House (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2023. It was originally submitted on July 29, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,826 times since then and 132 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 29, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.