Route to White Oak Swamp and Malvern Hill

Route to White Oak Swamp and Malvern Hill (HM53G)

Location: Sandston, VA 23150 Henrico County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 31.695', W 77° 16.148'

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After crossing the Chickahominy River to the north at Grapevine Bridge, portions of Maj. Gen. George B. McClellan's retreating Union army destroyed the bridge and moved southeast along this road on 28 June 1862. After rebuilding the bridge the next day, Maj. Gen. Thomas J. ("Stonewall") Jackson's command (which included his own division and those of Generals Richard S. Ewell, William H.C. Whiting, and Daniel H. Hill) began crossing early in the morning of 30 June. Under orders to clear the enemy from the woods south of the Chickahominy and to follow McClellan's retreating army, Jackson's men captured numerous prisoners as they advanced along this road.
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HM NumberHM53G
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Marker NumberW 13
Year Placed1994
Placed ByDepartment of Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 4:29pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 299493 N 4155894
Decimal Degrees37.52825000, -77.26913333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 31.695', W 77° 16.148'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 31' 41.70" N, 77° 16' 8.88" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2701 Meadow Rd, Sandston VA 23150, US
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