Confederate Defense LinePart of the original Confederate defense line constructed in 1862 - 1863. On April 2, 1865, the battery located in this position took part in stopping a heavy Union attack at Fort Mahone, one third of a mile east. Severe fighting continued until nightfall when the battery was withdrawn.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 11:53pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 287811 N 4120031|
|Decimal Degrees||37.20265000, -77.39095000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 12.159', W 77° 23.457'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 12' 9.54" N, 77° 23' 27.42" W|
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|Area Code(s)||804, 434|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1848 Coggin St, Petersburg VA 23805, US|
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