Richmond Defences

Richmond Defences (HM991)

Location: Henrico, VA 23231 Henrico County
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N 37° 26.63', W 77° 22.839'

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Outer-Line Crossing Mill Road

To the North was the Confederate Fort Gilmer, attacked but not captured, Sept. 29,1864. Southward, earthworks centering around Fort Harrison extended to James River. These protected Chaffin's Bluff which, with Drewry's Bluff opposite it, guarded the approaches to Richmond by water.
HM NumberHM991
Series This marker is part of the D.S. Freeman (Richmond Battlefields) series
Marker Number44
Placed ByBattlefield Markers Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 9:33pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 289400 N 4146771
Decimal Degrees37.44383333, -77.38065000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 26.63', W 77° 22.839'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 26' 37.80" N, 77° 22' 50.34" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1801-1899 Mill Rd, Henrico VA 23231, US
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