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Beaver Dam Creek Battlefield

  • 7423 Cold Harbor Road Mechanicsville, VA 23111
  • P. (804) 226-1981
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Gen. Robert E. Lee initiated the Seven Days Campaign on June 26, 1862, by crossing the Chickahominy River in Hanover County with a large portion of his army. That afternoon he struck Union troops behind Beaver Dam Creek. A walking trail encompasses both Union and Confederate positions.

  • Attraction Fee: Free