Near Atlee in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association. (Marker Number 51.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the D.S. Freeman (Richmond Battlefields) marker series.
Location. 37° 39.673′ N, 77° 20.926′ W. Marker is near Atlee, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker can be reached from Studley Road 0.8 miles east of Avondale Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located alongside a steep pullover. Use extreme caution when leaving or entering Studley Road. Marker is in this post office area: Mechanicsville VA 23116, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shelton House Under Fire (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Totopotomoi (about 700 feet away); Rural Plains (about 700 feet away); Totopotomoy Creek (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Totopotomoy Line Attacking the High Ground (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fighting at the Totopotomoy (approx. 0.6 miles away); Pine Slash (approx. 0.8 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Totopotomoy Creek Battlefield at Rural Plains. Richmond National Battlefield Park (Submitted on November 29, 2014.)
2. The Battle of Totopotomoy Creek, May 29-31, 1864. Richmond National Battlefield Park (Submitted on November 29, 2014.)
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 1,263 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 8, 2008, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. 3. submitted on July 9, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.