Near Petersburg in Dinwiddie County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Petersburg Railroad
Location. 37° 9.361′ N, 77° 23.96′ W. Marker is near Petersburg, Virginia, in Dinwiddie County. Marker is on Johnson Road, on the right when traveling south. Marker is on the grounds of Richard Bland College, in front of Ernst Hall. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11301 Johnson Road, Petersburg VA 23805, 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. Hagood’s Brigade (approx. 1.2 miles away); Fight for the Weldon Railroad (approx. Siege of Petersburg—Grant's Fourth Offensive (approx. 1.2 miles away); Fort Wadsworth (approx. 1.2 miles away); Fort Hays (approx. 2 miles away); Fort Conahey (approx. 2.8 miles away); Fort Davis (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Davis (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Petersburg.
Also see . . . Weldon Railroad. (Submitted on May 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,549 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.