Chesapeake, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
North West Canal
Erected 2003 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number WP-12.)
Location. 36° 36.313′ N, 76° 22.883′ W. Marker is in Chesapeake, Virginia. Marker is on Old U.S. 17, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Travel south from Chesapeake to Ballahack Road, then turn north on the Dismal Swamp Canal Trail to the marker near the south trailhead for the DSCT. Marker is in this post office area: Chesapeake VA 23322, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Glencoe (within shouting distance of this marker); Dismal Swamp Canal Herring (Heron) Ditch (approx. 5.4 miles away); Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery (approx. 7.9 miles away); Seven Patriot Heroes (approx. 7.9 miles away); St. Bride's Church (approx. 9.5 miles away); Village of Deep Creek (approx. 10 miles away); Dismal Town (approx. 10.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chesapeake.
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
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