Near Petersburg in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1988 by Department of Conservation and Historic Resources. (Marker Number O-26.)
Location. 37° 13.925′ N, 77° 26.687′ W. Marker is near Petersburg, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker is on River Road (Virginia Route 36) west of Winfree Avenue, on the left when traveling west. This marker is located in front of the Ettrick-Matoaca Library. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4501 River Road, 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. 1.2 miles away); Battersea (approx. 1.2 Edge Hill (approx. 1.3 miles away); Virginia State University (approx. 1½ miles away); Ettrick (approx. 1½ miles away); a different marker also named Virginia State University (approx. 1½ miles away); Appomattox River Heritage Trail (approx. 1½ miles away); Campbell's Bridge (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Petersburg.
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 24, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 4, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 893 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 4, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.