Near Chester in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
May 1864-April 1865
This site was a gift to the people of Chesterfield County by Air Product Inc.
Sponsered by: Chesterfield Hist. Soc. C.W. Sites Committee
Sons of Confederate Veterans Chester Staion Camp
Erected by Sons of Confederate Veterans and Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
Location. 37° 21.552′ N, 77° 23.502′ W. Marker is near Chester Touch for map. This marker is located near the bluff overlooking Trent's Reach 500 feet north of the parking lot. Marker is in this post office area: Chester VA 23836, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Battle of Trentís Reach (a few steps from this marker); Olin Miller Dantzler (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Battery Dantzler (about 400 feet away); Dutch Gap Conservation Area (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Siege of Petersburg (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Battery Dantzler (approx. half a mile away); The Howlett Line (approx. half a mile away); Parkerís Battery (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chester.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 12, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,148 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 12, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.