Reconstruction PeriodWhen Confederate President Jefferson Davis was informed April 2, 1865, that Petersburg had fallen and Federal armies were approaching, he used the Richmond & Danville Railroad to evacuate his government to Danville.
|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 7:29am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 644527 N 4050104|
|Decimal Degrees||36.58548333, -79.38445000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 35.129', W 79° 23.067'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 35' 7.74" N, 79° 23' 4.02" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 401-519 Riverwalk Trail, Danville VA 24541, US|
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