Near Chester in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Confederate Reconnaissance Mission
Erected 2002 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number S-19.)
Location. 37° 20.126′ N, 77° 24.468′ W. Marker is near Chester, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker is on Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. 1) 0.2 miles north of Leighworth Boulevard, 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. Lee's Headquarters (approx. 0.8 miles away); The "Bottle" Howlett Line Gun Position (approx. 1.1 miles away); Construction of the Howlett Line (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Battle of Ware Bottom Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); A Bomb Proof Church ? (approx. 1.2 miles away); Remembrance (approx. 1.2 miles away); Parker's Battery (approx. 1.2 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 17, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 732 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 17, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.