Gaines's MillAlong the slopes of Boatswain Creek, facing north and west, extended Porter's position in the afternoon of June 27, 1862. The line was held by Sykes's division facing north, and Morell's facing west. Later McCall was thrown in to assist Morell. At dark Lee broke the Union line, and Porter retreated across the Chickahominy.
|Marker Number||PA 25|
|Placed By||Conservation & Development Commission|
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|Date Added||Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 12:17am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 297697 N 4161025|
|Decimal Degrees||37.57406667, -77.29085000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 34.444', W 77° 17.451'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 34' 26.64" N, 77° 17' 27.06" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 14621 State Rte 718, Mechanicsville VA 23111, US|
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