Gaines's MillOn this hill, facing north, Sykes's division was posted in the afternoon of June 27, 1862, holding the eastern end of the Union line. Here Jackson attacked, while to the west A. P. Hill and Longstreet renewed their assaults. When the Union line was broken on their left, Sykes's regulars fell back to the river still fighting.
|Marker Number||PA 80|
|Placed By||Conservation & Development Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 8:11am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 299415 N 4160857|
|Decimal Degrees||37.57293333, -77.27136667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 34.376', W 77° 16.282'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 34' 22.56" N, 77° 16' 16.92" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 5604 Cold Harbor Rd, Mechanicsville VA 23111, US|
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