Fort Harrison National Cemetery

8620 Varina Rd.
Richmond, Virginia

Historic Document

Fort Harrison National Cemetery is located in Henrico County, Virginia certified as a historic location on Thursday August 10, 1995. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Funerary, more specifically a Cemetery. Fort Harrison National Cemetery was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Military.

Fort Harrison National Cemetery Information

Other Name: Civil War Era National Cemeteries MPS
Other Name: VDHR No. 43-134
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1866
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Meigs, Montgomery C.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Veterans Administration

Fort Harrison National Cemetery Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 20
Number of historically contributing buildings: 3
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 2
Number of historically contributing objects: 2
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Richmond Historic Locations Henrico County Historic Locations Virginia Historic Locations