Near Chester in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2001 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number S-18.)
Location. 37° 19.385′ N, 77° 24.321′ W. Marker is near Chester, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker is on Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. 1) 0.4 miles north of Mangowood Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chester VA 23831, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Confederate Reconnaissance Mission (approx. 0.9 miles away); Howlett Line Park (approx. 1½ miles away); The Battle of Ware Bottom Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); A Bomb Proof Church ? (approx. 1.6 miles away); Howlett Line Gun Position (approx. 1.7 miles away); Construction of the Howlett Line (approx. 1.7 miles away); Lee's Headquarters (approx. 1.7 miles away); Advance on Petersburg (approx. 1.8 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 March 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 802 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.