Fort Hays

Address:
650 Flank Road
Petersburg, Virginia 23805

Dates:

This Union fort was built shortly after fighting to capture one of the most important Confederate lifelines to Petersburg, the Weldon Railroad. The fort was built in August-September 1864 after the eventual capture of the railroad and represented the continuing Union movement to encircle the city.

Website:
http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=3765

Phone:
(804) 733-2400