Arnold's Picket Driven In

Arnold's Picket Driven In (HMAHV)

Location: Richmond, VA 23220
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 33.276', W 77° 28.397'

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Arnold'sPicket driven inJany 4th 1781ByCol. J. Nicholas

(south face)
This pylon, re-created in granite and containing a replica of the original 1834 inscription, was re-dedicated April 17, 1991, by the Sons of the Revolution in the State of Virginia

(west face)
The central pylon was erected about 1834 to mark the site in this vicinity where Benedict Arnold's attack during the Revolution was repulsed. Re-erected 1948 by the Sons of the Revolution in the State of Virginia

(east face)
The original inscription read: "Arnold's Picket driven in Jany 4th 1781 by Col. J. Nicholas"
Year Placed1834
Placed BySons of the Revolution in the State of Virginia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 11:47pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 281527 N 4159273
Decimal Degrees37.55460000, -77.47328333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 33.276', W 77° 28.397'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 33' 16.56" N, 77° 28' 23.82" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2700-2702 Grove Ave, Richmond VA 23220, US
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