Other Names: Barhamsville, West Point
Location: New Kent County
Campaign: Peninsula Campaign (March-September 1862)
Date(s): May 7, 1862
Principal Commanders: Brig. Gen. William B. Franklin [US]; Maj. Gen. Gustavius W. Smith [CS]
Forces Engaged: Divisions
Estimated Casualties: 242 total (US 194; CS 48)
Description: Franklins Union division landed at Elthams Landing and was attacked by two brigades of Smiths command, reacting to the threat to the Confederate armys trains on the Barhamsville Road. Franklins movement occurred while the Confederate army was withdrawing from the Williamsburg line.