Fort Gilmer

Fort Gilmer (HM9SX)

Location: Henrico, VA 23231 Henrico County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 27.314', W 77° 22.384'

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Outer Line of Richmond Defences

To the right of this road was Fort Gilmer, successfully defended against Federal assaults and held until the eve of the evacuation of Richmond. Kershaw's Division, the last Confederate infantry to leave the Richmond line, abandoned Fort Gilmer at 3 A.M., April 3, 1865.
HM NumberHM9SX
Series This marker is part of the D.S. Freeman (Richmond Battlefields) series
Marker Number49
Placed ByBattlefield Markers Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 12:57pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 290103 N 4148019
Decimal Degrees37.45523333, -77.37306667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 27.314', W 77° 22.384'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 27' 18.84" N, 77° 22' 23.04" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7600-7660 Battlefield Park Rd, Henrico VA 23231, US
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