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Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Lewis Doughty House

 
 
The Lewis Doughty House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 2, 2016
1. The Lewis Doughty House Marker
Inscription. Lewis Doughty, a ship's carpenter, built this house in 1860. It was used as a temporary hospital during the seven days battle.
June 26-July 3, 1862

 
Location. 37° 31.793′ N, 77° 24.889′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is on North 29th Street north of East Broad Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23223, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gen'l Joseph E. Johnston (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Bloody Run (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chimborazo Hospital (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Chimborazo Hospital (approx. mile away); The View That Named The City (approx. mile away); "Richmond" (approx. mile away); Confederate Soldiers & Sailors Monument (approx. mile away); British Invasion of Richmond, January 1781 (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
The Lewis Doughty House image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 2, 2016
2. The Lewis Doughty House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 29, 2017, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 113 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 29, 2017, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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