Porter's WithdrawalAlong this road Fitz-John Porter withdrew from Beaver Dam Creek in the early morning of June 27, 1862. McClellan, having learned that Stonewall Jackson was approaching Porter's rear, late at night ordered the withdrawal to another position. This was on Boatswain Creek, not far from New Cold Harbor.
|Marker Number||PA 8|
|Placed By||Conservation & Development Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 5:43pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 292792 N 4163941|
|Decimal Degrees||37.59923333, -77.34718333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 35.954', W 77° 20.831'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 35' 57.24" N, 77° 20' 49.86" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 7231 Cold Harbor Rd, Mechanicsville VA 23111, US|
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