- a village in E Virginia, near Richmond: Civil War battle 1862.
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Mechanicsville, yesterday, was bad enough, but this was frightful.
"Ordered out on Mechanicsville pike—that's all they know," said a man.
At Mechanicsville the Forty-fourth Georgia lost 65 per cent.Campfire and Battlefield
The road from Mechanicsville to New Bridge crossed the creek at that point.
The little village of Mechanicsville is two miles towards the north.