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Long Bridge W-18 | Marker History

Long Bridge Marker, W-18

One mile south is Long Bridge over the Chickahominy River. Benedict Arnold sent Simcoe there in the British invasion of 1781. Longstreet crossed there in the Peninsular Campaign, May, 1862. Grant's Fifth and Second Corps crossed there, in June, 1864, on the way to Petersburg.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1947
Region: Tidewater Region
Geographic Location: New Kent County
Physical Description of Location: Pocahontas Trail (Route 60 eastbound) on right, prior to intersection with Roxbury Road.
GPS Location: 37.481107,-77.130496
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