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Atllee in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Patrick Henry's Birthplace

 
 
Patrick Henry's Birthplace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 24, 2014
1. Patrick Henry's Birthplace Marker
Inscription. Seven miles east, at Studley, May 29, 1736, was born Patrick Henry, the Orator of the Revolution.
 
Erected 1935 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number ND-4.)
 
Location. 37° 39.194′ N, 77° 23.705′ W. Marker is in Atllee, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of Chamberlayne Road (U.S. 301) and Rutlandshire Drive, on the right when traveling south on Chamberlayne Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mechanicsville VA 23116, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rutland (approx. half a mile away); Lee’s Headquarters (approx. 0.6 miles away); WWII Memorial Wall (approx. 1.8 miles away); Totopotomoy Line (approx. 2.2 miles away); a different marker also named Totopotomoy Line (approx. 2.6 miles away); Shelton House Under Fire (approx. 2.7 miles away); Attacking the High Ground (approx. 2.7 miles away); Rural Plains (approx. 2.7 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Patrick Henry's Birthplace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 24, 2014
2. Patrick Henry's Birthplace Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 24, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 362 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 24, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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