Near Varina in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Advanced Works of the Outer Line
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 46.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the D.S. Freeman (Richmond Battlefields) marker series.
Location. 37° 28.372′ N, 77° 20.562′ W. Marker is near Varina, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker is on Darbytown Road half a mile east of Strath Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Henrico VA 23231, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Second Battle of Fair Oaks (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Darbytown Road (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Dorey Family (approx. 0.4 miles away); Darbytown Road / Pioneer Baptist Church (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Richmond Defences (approx. 0.8 miles away); Defenses of Richmond 1862 Peninsula Campaign (approx. 1.2 miles away); Lee vs. Grant (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Varina.
Additional keywords. Freeman Markers, Richmond Battlefield Parks Corporation, Douglas Southall Freeman
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 816 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 8, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.