Port Royal in Caroline County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Where Booth Died
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number N 16.)
Location. 38° 9.755′ N, 77° 12.047′ W. Marker is in Port Royal, Virginia, in Caroline County. Marker is at the intersection of AP Hill Boulevard (U.S. 301) and Tidewater Trail (U.S. 17), on the right when traveling south on AP Hill Boulevard. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Royal VA 22535, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Port Royal (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Sacred Lot (approx. 0.7 miles away); Port Royal (approx. ¾ mile away); The Fox Tavern: A Colonial Landmark (approx. 0.8 miles away); Dorothy Roy (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Port Royal (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Earliest Inhabitants: Native Americans (approx. 0.9 miles away); Port Royal Harbor (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Port Royal.
Also see . . . John Wilkes Booth: Escape of an Assassin & War on Chesapeake Bay. Maryland
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 3,111 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. 3. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.