This is a rare, large-format map depicting the battlefields surrounding Richmond, with an impressive level of detail. The map prominently displays fortifications and battle lines in red, providing a clear visual representation of military engagements in the area. Additionally, it features towns, roads, rivers, lakes, and even a detailed town plan for both Chester and Richmond.
What sets this map apart is its meticulous inclusion of dozens of property owners, offering unique insight into the region's land ownership during that time. The map is not only useful for understanding the military aspects of the conflict but also provides a valuable historical record of the area's civilian landscape. With a scale of 1.5 inches to 1 mile, the map presents an accurate and comprehensive view of the Richmond battlefields and the surrounding territory.
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