“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Ladysmith in Caroline County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)

Dickinson's Mill

Dickenson's Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, July 20, 2008
1. Dickenson's Mill Marker
Inscription. Lee camped here, on May 21, 1864, on his way to the North Anna to oppose Grant moving southward. Ewell's and Longstreet's corps rested here that night.
Erected 1946 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number E-26.)
Location. 37° 59.303′ N, 77° 30.236′ W. Marker is near Ladysmith, Virginia, in Caroline County. Marker is on Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. 1) 0.7 miles south of C C C Road (County Route 683), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ladysmith VA 22501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Golansville Quaker Meetinghouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); Clark Family Farm (approx. 2.3 miles away); Maneuvering to the North Anna River (approx. 2.3 miles away); York: Lewis and Clark Expedition (approx. 2.3 miles away); Carmel Church (approx. 4.2 miles away); Grant’s Operations (approx. 4.3 miles away); William Clark Birthplace (approx. 4˝ miles away); A Night of Agony (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ladysmith.
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, US Civil
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 23, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 975 times since then and 2 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on August 23, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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