Near Weyanoke in Charles City County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number V 12.)
Location. 37° 20.166′ N, 77° 3.094′ W. Marker is near Weyanoke, Virginia, in Charles City County. Marker is at the intersection of John Tyler Memorial Highway (State Highway 5) and Weyanoke Road (State Route 619), on the right when traveling east on John Tyler Memorial Highway. Click for map. Located in a marker cluster. Marker is in this post office area: Charles City VA 23030, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles North Bend (here, next to this marker); Kittiewan and Doctor Rickman (here, next to this marker); Wryanoke & Parrish Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); New Hope & Court House (approx. one mile away); Three Courthouse Essentials (approx. 1.2 miles away); America’s 3rd Oldest Courthouse (approx. 1.2 miles away); Shifting Ground (approx. 1.2 miles away); Charles City C. H. (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Weyanoke.
Also see . . .
1. Weyanoke Plantation. (PDF) National Register documentation for Weyanoke. "An archaeological reconnaissance survey was conducted at Weyanoke during which surface collections were made in the plowed fields covering much of the plantation. Forty sites were located, representative of the 10,000 years of human activity."
2. Upper Weyanoke. (PDF) National Register documentation for Upper Weyanoke.
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Colonial Era • Native Americans • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on July 22, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,301 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 22, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. 3. submitted on June 2, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.