Colonial Heights, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
This position was shelled by Federal field artillery (3” rifles) positioned on Spring Hill during the summer of 1864.
Eagle Scout Project
Erected 2003 by Boy Scouts of America, Troop 180.
Location. 37° 16.88′ N, 77° 22.58′ W. Marker is in Colonial Heights, Virginia. Marker is on Conjurers Drive 0.1 miles west of Red Fox Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Colonial Heights VA 23834, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Clifton (approx. ľ mile away); a different marker Fort Clifton (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Fort Clifton (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ellerslie (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Ellerslie (approx. 1.7 miles away); Dunlop's Station (approx. 1.8 miles away); Dunlop Station (approx. 1.8 miles away); Swift Creek Battlefield: A Landscape of Change (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Colonial Heights.
Also see . . . City of Colonial Heights. History of Fort Clifton. (Submitted on March 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,423 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.