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Hood's K-215 | Marker History

Hood’s Marker, K-215

Four miles north on James River. There, on January 3, 1781, Benedict Arnold, ascending the river, was fired on by cannon. On January 10, Arnold, returning, sent ashore there a force that was ambushed by George Rogers Clark. Fort Powhatan stood there in the War of 1812.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1938
Region: Tidewater Region
Geographic Location: Prince George County
Physical Description of Location: 18418-18510 James River Drive (Virginia 10), about .2 miles west of intersection with Morning Star Road (State Route 611), Spring Grove, VA 23881
GPS Location: 37.216073,-77.080141
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