Chesterfield County Courthouse

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1011 Iron Bridge Road
Chesterfield, VA 23832
Region Central Virginia
Locality Chesterfield

Trails sign describes the April 1865 retreat through Chesterfield from Petersburg by Robert E. Lee and his Confederate army. Three Confederate columns retreated through the county, one stopping here at the courthouse before moving on. The retreat ended less than a week later at Appomattox.

Last Updated: 7/21/2011 5:22 PM
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