Near Richmond in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Engagement at Malvern Cliﬀs
Erected 1994 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number PA-240.)
Location. 37° 24.369′ N, 77° 16.167′ W. Marker is near Richmond, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker is at the intersection of New Market Road (Virginia Route 5) and Curles Neck Touch for map. Located with 2 other markers, the Flood of 1771, and Turkey Island (V 5). Located 1 mile east of Nathaniel Bacon (V 32) marker and Curles Neck and Bremo (V 3) marker. Marker is in this post office area: Henrico VA 23231, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Flood of 1771 (here, next to this marker); Turkey Island (here, next to this marker); Turkey Island Mansion (here, next to this marker); Captain Thomas Harris (approx. 0.4 miles away); Curles Neck and Bremo (approx. 0.4 miles away); Nathaniel Bacon (approx. half a mile away); Malvern Cliffs (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Malvern Cliffs (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . . The Battle of Malvren Hill. The fighting at Malvren Cliffs was a lead up to the larger battle of Malvren Hill, the last battle in the "Seven Days Battles" around Richmond in 1862. (Submitted on July 21, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,413 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 17, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.