Near Richmond in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1962 by Virginia State Library. (Marker Number S-3.)
Location. 37° 27.031′ N, 77° 26.454′ W. Marker is near Richmond, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. 1) and Cogbill Road, on the right when traveling north on Jefferson Davis Highway. Touch for map. This marker is located at the entrance to the DuPont Spruance Plant. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5401 Jefferson Davis Highway, Richmond VA 23234, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Falling Creek Stone Bridge (approx. 0.8 miles away); Site of First Iron Foundry in America (approx. 0.8 miles away); Warwick (approx. 0.9 miles away); Falling Creek Ironworks (approx. 0.9 miles away); Iron Furnace Overlook (approx. 0.9 miles away); Cary’s Mill Overlook (approx. 0.9 miles Natural History (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Natural History (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . . Archibald Cary. Wikipedia (Submitted on November 30, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Buildings • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 853 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 29, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.