Richmond Defences

Richmond Defences (HM98Z)

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

N 37° 31.135', W 77° 20.104'

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Crossing of the Outer Line

At this point the outer line of the Confederate Defences of Richmond crossed the Williamsburg Road. Begun after the Battle of Seven Pines and subsequently much strengthened, the Eastern face of this line was a continuous earthwork from the James to the Chickahominy River.
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HM NumberHM98Z
Series This marker is part of the D.S. Freeman (Richmond Battlefields) series
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Marker Number42
Placed ByBattlefield Markers Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 1:19am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 293640 N 4155001
Decimal Degrees37.51891667, -77.33506667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 31.135', W 77° 20.104'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 31' 8.10" N, 77° 20' 6.24" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5501-5683 Williamsburg Rd, Sandston VA 23150, US
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