Near Mechanicsville in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2014 by National Park Service.
Location. 37° 35.514′ N, 77° 17.626′ W. Marker is near Mechanicsville, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Anderson-Wright Drive and Cold Harbor Road (Virginia Route 156) when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5515 Anderson-Wright Drive, Mechanicsville VA 23111, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Tramp of Marching Feet (about 400 feet away, measured in Between the Lines (approx. ¼ mile away); Confederate Breastworks (approx. ¼ mile away); Confederate Fortifications (approx. ¼ mile away); Grant's Grand Assault (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Waters Ran Red (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Cold Harbor Killing Fields (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bayonets Are For Digging (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mechanicsville.
More about this marker. This trail side marker is part of the new 0.9 mile walking trail on the western end of the Cold Harbor battlefield park.
Also see . . . Richmond National Battlefield Park. National Park Service (Submitted on December 6, 2014.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 6, 2014, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 318 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on December 21, 2014, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. Photos: 1. submitted on December 6, 2014, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. 2. submitted on December 21, 2014. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.