Here stood the center of Longstreet's line of battle in the afternoon of June 30, 1862. The Confederates, coming from the west, attacked the Union line just beyond. The battle lasted all afternoon, with varying fortunes and much hand-to-hand fighting. Near nightfall Longstreet sent in A. P. Hill to relieve his exhausted men.
Geographic Location: Henrico County
Physical Description of Location: Henrico, VA 23231. Located on Darbytown Road, 0.5 miles west of the intersection of Darbytown Road and Charles City Road. Marker is on the right when traveling west on Darbytown Road.
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