Seven Days Battles Grape Vine Bridge - Sandston VA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 37° 33.055 W 077° 16.371
18S E 299225 N 4158417
Marker is near Sandston at 901 N Airport Dr, Henrico VA 23075 in Henrico County. It was erected in 1961 by Virginia State Library. (Marker Number PA-105.)
Waymark Code: WM18GYA
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 08/02/2023
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
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Seven Days Battles Grape Vine Bridge

Here Sumner crossed the river to reinforce the part of McClellan's army fighting at Fair Oaks, May 31, 1862. Here a part of Porter's force crossed in the night of June 27, 1862 after the battle of Gaines's Mill. Here Stonewall Jackson, rebuilding the bridges destroyed by the retreating Unionists, crossed in pursuit, June 29.
Name of Battle:
Seven Days Battles Grape Vine Bridge

Name of War: U.S. Civil War

Date(s) of Battle (Beginning): 06/27/1862

Entrance Fee: Not Listed

Parking: Not Listed

Date of Battle (End): Not listed

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