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Midlothian in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Salisbury

 
 
Salisbury Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, September 5, 2011
1. Salisbury Marker
Inscription. On this site stood Salisbury, built in the eighteenth century as a hunting lodge. Here Patrick Henry lived during his fourth and fifth term as Governor of Virginia. The Confederate General Edward Johnson lived here in his later years and died here.
 
Erected 1971.
 
Location. 37° 31.644′ N, 77° 39.144′ W. Marker is in Midlothian, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker is at the intersection of West Salisbury Road and Starcross Road, on the right when traveling south on West Salisbury Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 13620 West Salisbury Road, Midlothian VA 23113, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Heath Gravity Railroad (approx. one mile away); Winfree Memorial Baptist Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); Union Raid On Coalfield Station (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Salisbury (approx. 1.7 miles away); Midlothian Coal Mines (approx. 1.7 miles away); Trabue's Tavern (approx. 2 miles away); Mid-Lothian Mines and Rail Roads (approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named Mid-Lothian Mines and Rail Roads (approx. 2.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Midlothian.
 
Also see . . .
West Salisbury Road image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, September 5, 2011
2. West Salisbury Road
 Salisbury History. Salisbury Country Club (Submitted on September 6, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 6, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 375 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 6, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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