Signs of History (SM)

Henrico County


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Area: 280 square miles

An original shire formed in 1634. Named for Henrico Town, founded in 1611, which was named for Henry, Prince of Wales. The battles of Seven Pines. Savage's Station, Glendale, and Malvern Hill took place in this county in 1862.
Where Sheridan Moved East, E-3 Chamberlayne and Azalea aves.
Outer Fortitications, E-6 Rte. 1.7 mile n. of Richmond
Yellow Tavern, E-7 Rte. 1, 2.5 miles n. of Richmond
Stuart's Mortal Wound, E-9 Rte. 1 at Rte. 677 (Francis Rd.)
Cavalry Engagement, E-9 Rte. 1, 6.25 miles n. of Richmond
Glen Allen, E-10 Mountain Rd. at Glen Allen
Meadow Farm, EA-1 Courtney and Old Mountain rds., at entrance to Crump Memorial Park
Walkerton, EA-2 Mountain Rd. at Glen Allen
Laurel Historic District, EA-3 Hungary Rd. and Hungary Springs Rd.
Campaign of 1781, F-40
Outer Fortifications, O-5 Rte. 360, 1.4 miles s.w. of Mechanicsville
Seven Days' Battles, PA-125 Golding's Farm, Rte. 156, 12.8 miles s. of Mechanicsville
Seven Days' Battles, PA-140 Allen's Farm, Rte. 156, at Seven Pines
Seven Days' Battles, PA-142 Savage's Station, Rte. 60, 3.6 miles e. of Seven Pines
Seven Days' Battles, PA-144 Savage's Station, Rte. 60, 3.6 miles e. of Seven Pines
Seven Days' Battles, White Oak Swamp, PA-148 Rte. 156, 6.7 miles s.e. of Seven Pines
Seven Days' Battles, White Oak Swamp, PA-152 Rte. 156, 7.1 miles s. of Seven Pines
Seven Days' Battles, Glendale (Frayser's Farm), PA-159 Rte. 156, on Darbytown Road, 10.2 miles s. of Seven Pines
Seven Days' Battles, Glendale (Frayser's Farm), PA-163 Rte. 156, on Darbytown Road, 10.5 miles s. of SevenPines
Seven Days' Battles, Glendale (Frayser's Farm), PA-175 Rte. 156, 10 miles 5. of Seven Pines
Seven Days' Battles, Malvern Hill, PA-180 Rte. 156, 10.6 miles s. of Seven Pines
Seven Days' Battles, Glendale (Frayser's Farm), PA-190 Rte. 156, 11.1 miles s. of Seven Pines
Seven Days' Battles, Malvern Hill, PA-195 Rte. 156, 12.3 miles s. of Seven Pines
Seven Days' Battles, Malvern Hill, PA-220 Rte. 156, 12.5 miles s. of Seven Pines
Seven Days' Battles, Malvern Hill, PA-230 Rte. 156, 12.6 miles s. of Seven Pines
Seven Days' Battles, Malvern Hill, PA-235 Rte. 156,12.7 miles s. of Seven Pines
Seven Days' Battles, Malvern Hill, PA-240 Rte. 156, 13.8 miles s. of Seven Pines
Sad Reunion, PA-251 Rte. 5, .9 mile e. of Turner Rd.
Dahlgren's Raid, SA-31 Rte. 650, 1.25 miles w. of Richmond
Wilton, V-1 Rte. 5,2 miles s.e. of Richmond
Varina and Fort Harrison, V-2 Rte. 5, 4.5 miles s.e. of Richmond
Curles Neck and Bremo, V-3 Rte. 5, 9.3 miles s.e. of Richmond
Malvern Hill, V-4 Rte. 5, 13.3 miles se. of Richmond
Turkey Island, V-5 Rte. 5,12.3 miles s.e. of Richmond
Campaign of 1781, V-16 Rte. 250, 8.5 miles w. of Richmond
Outer Defenses, V-17 Rte. 250, 1.9 miles w. of Richmond
First Successful Colonial Tobacco Crop, V-25 Rte. 5, 5 miles e. of Richmond
Battle of New Market Heights, V-26 Rte. 5, 8.5 miles e. of Richmond
To Frazier's Farm, W-1 Rte. 60, Williamsburg Ave. at Darbytown Rd.
Williamsburg Road, W-2 Rte. 60, .4 mile e. of Richmond
Charles City Road, W-3 Rte. 60, 1 mile e. of Richmond
McClellan's Picket Line, W-4 Rte. 60, at Sandston
McClellan's First Line, W-5 Rte. 60, at Sandston
Munitions Plant, W-6 Rte. 60, e. entrance of Sandston
Fair Oaks Battle, W-7 Rte. 60, .5 mile e. of Sandston
McClellan's Withdrawal, W-8 Rte. 60, 3.6 miles e. of Seven Pines
McClellan's Second Line, W-9 Rte. 60, at Seven Pines
Second Day at Seven Pines, W-10 Rte. 60, .3 mile e. of Seven Pines
McClellar's Third Line, W-11 Rte. 60, 1.3 miles e. of Seven Pines
Battle of Savage's Station, W-12 Rte. 60, 2 miles e. of Seven Pines
To White Oak Swamp and Malvern Hill, W-13 Rte. 640, 2 miles e. of Sandston
Camp Bottom's Bridge, W-15 Rte. 60, 15 miles e. of Richmond
Virginia Estelle Randolph, W-221 2200 Mountain Rd., at Virginia Randolph Education Center

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