Burgess Mill

Burgess Mill (HMBKX)

Location: Petersburg, VA 23803
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 9.178', W 77° 31.027'

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An old mill stood here, with earthworks. On October 27, 1864, General Hancock, coming from the south, attempted to cross the run here and reach the Southside Railroad. He was supported on the east by Warren's (Fifth) Corps. The Confederates, crossing the run from the north side, intervened between the two Union forces and drove them back.
Marker NumberS 51
Year Placed1946
Placed ByVirginia Conservation Commission
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Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 7:29am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 276466 N 4114808
Decimal Degrees37.15296667, -77.51711667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 9.178', W 77° 31.027'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 9' 10.68" N, 77° 31' 1.62" W
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Area Code(s)804, 434, 757
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8719 Boydton Plank Rd, Petersburg VA 23803, US
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