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Williamsburg in James City County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Hunt Shrine

 
 
The Hunt Shrine Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 14, 2008
1. The Hunt Shrine Marker
Inscription.
This shrine is dedicated to the memory
of the Reverend Robert Hunt (1568-1608),
the first Anglican minister of the colony.

 
Erected by Colonial National Historic Park.
 
Location. 37° 12.563′ N, 76° 46.767′ W. Marker is in Williamsburg, Virginia, in James City County. Marker can be reached from Colonial Parkway, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in the "Old Towne" section of the Historic Jamestown unit of Colonial National Historic Park. Marker is in this post office area: Williamsburg VA 23185, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Robert Hunt (here, next to this marker); Well (within shouting distance of this marker); Burial (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Earthworks (within shouting distance of this marker); James Fort Site 1607 – 1624 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sealing of the Magna Carta (about 300 feet away); The Site of the First Landing (about 300 feet away); In Memory of Early Settlers (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Williamsburg.
 
Also see . . .  The Reverend Robert Hunt: The First Chaplain at Jamestown.
Marker in Historic Jamestown image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 14, 2008
2. Marker in Historic Jamestown
National Park Service website. (Submitted on March 14, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Colonial Era
 
The Hunt Shrine image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 14, 2008
3. The Hunt Shrine
Detail of the Hunt Shrine image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 14, 2008
4. Detail of the Hunt Shrine
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 685 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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