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Confederate (Second) Alabama Hospital

 
 
Confederate (Second) Alabama Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 26, 2010
1. Confederate (Second) Alabama Hospital Marker
Inscription.
Also known as Yarbrough's factory,
Turpin's factory. Original building
Richmond Civil War Centennial Committee 1965

Historic Building
Built 1853
Yarbrough Turpin Tobacco Factory
1853 - 1909
Pohlig Bros. Paper Box Company
1909 -
Used as hospital during Civil War

 
Erected 1965 by Richmond Civil War Centennial Committee.
 
Location. 37° 31.794′ N, 77° 25.233′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of North 25th Street and East Franklin Street, on the left when traveling north on North 25th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23223, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Adams-Van Lew House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Wythe (about 600 feet away); Welcome to Historic St. Johnís Church (about 700 feet away); St. Johnís Church (about 800 feet away); Saint Johnís Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); British Invasion of Richmond, January 1781
N 25th St & E Franklin St image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 26, 2010
2. N 25th St & E Franklin St
(approx. 0.2 miles away); 2307 E. Broad Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen'l Joseph E. Johnston (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
 
Also see . . .  Second Alabama Hospital. Civil War Richmond (Submitted on June 26, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsScience & MedicineWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 26, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 851 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 26, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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