Near Mechanicsville in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Henry's Call to Arms
Erected 1927 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number O-15.)
Location. 37° 40.885′ N, 77° 11.302′ W. Marker is near Mechanicsville, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is on Mechanicsville Turnpike (U.S. 360) 1.2 miles east of River Road when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mechanicsville VA 23111, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cornwallis's Route (here, next to this marker); "Old Virginia Barn" (approx. 0.7 miles away); "Prestley Barn" (approx. 0.7 miles away); Edmund Ruffin's Grave (approx. 2.7 miles away); Headquarters of Opechancanough (approx. 2.9 miles away); Stuart's Ride (approx. 3 miles away); “The Old Church” (approx. 3.1 miles away); "Hanover Town" (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mechanicsville.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 760 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.