Seven Days' Battles

Seven Days' Battles (HM9QQ)

Location: Mechanicsville, VA 23111 Hanover County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 34.975', W 77° 17.485'

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Gaines's Mill

Half a mile south is Boatswain Creek. The battle that was begun at Gaines's Mill by A. P. Hill, following Porter's rear guard, culminated at the Union position on Boatswain Creek. There A. P. Hill and Longstreet, moving eastward, and Jackson coming from the north, converged to attack the Unionists, commanded by Porter.
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HM NumberHM9QQ
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Marker NumberPA 20
Year Placed1941
Placed ByVirginia Conservation Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 5:50pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 297671 N 4162008
Decimal Degrees37.58291667, -77.29141667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 34.975', W 77° 17.485'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 34' 58.50" N, 77° 17' 29.10" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6475-6499 State Rte 718, Mechanicsville VA 23111, US
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