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Evelynton Plantation, Richmond

Evelynton Plantation - Richmond, Virginia
Evelynton Plantation
6701 John Tyler Memorial Highway, Charles City, VA 23030Map
+1 800 473 5075
Neighborhood: Charles City
Overview

This Georgian home was originally part of Westover Plantation and was named by William Byrd for his daughter. In 1847, Evelynton became home to the Ruffin family. Their patriarch, Edmund Ruffin, fired the first shot at Fort Sumter which started the Civil War. A combination ticket is available with Berkeley, Sherwood Forest and Shirley plantations.

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