Darbytown, Strawberry Plains, New Market Road, Gravel Hill
July 27 - 29, 1864
Henrico County, Virginia
Located on the outskirts of Richmond, the First Deep Bottom battlefield features heavily forested terrain, broken by cultivated farm fields, thus retaining much of its wartime character. However, much of this land is still in private hands. Please respect posted signs when visiting this battlefield.
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