Richmond, Virginia Fortifications and City History Battle Map


The Virginia and second Confederate capital was surrendered to Union forces under Major General Godfrey Weitzel on 2 April 1865. The Confederate government and remaining soldiers fled Richmond the night before and burned part of the city as they departed.

This map focuses on the many fortifications defending the city of Richmond. Along the right saw is a brief history of Richmond and a list of the forts protecting the city.

Created/Published: 1860's

Scale: 57,000

Dimensions (Width x Height): 13.8x16.3

Each map is printed using the finest materials and methods. Your map will be handled with white gloves from start to finish. We use the Giclee printing method on Hahnemuhle paper, which produces a clear, extremely detailed, durable map that is perfect to be proudly displayed in your home or office.

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