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Near Walkerton in King and Queen County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Hillsboro

 
 
Hillsboro Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, April 9, 2009
1. Hillsboro Marker
Inscription. This house, four miles south, was built by Colonel Humphrey Hill about 1722. It is of quaint architecture having brick ends and frame front and rear. The place was raided by the British during the Revolution.
 
Erected 1930 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number OB 5.)
 
Location. 37° 45.336′ N, 76° 59.424′ W. Marker is near Walkerton, Virginia, in King and Queen County. Marker is at the intersection of The Trail (Virginia Route 14) and Walkerton Road (Virginia Route 633), on the right when traveling south on The Trail. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Walkerton VA 23177, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bruington Church (approx. 1.5 miles away); State Fish Hatchery (approx. 3.4 miles away); Apple Tree Church (approx. 4.7 miles away); Clark Home (approx. 4.7 miles away); King William Training School (approx. 4.8 miles away); Where Dahlgren Died (approx. 4.8 miles away); King William Confederate Monument (approx. 4.9 miles away); King William County Courthouse (approx. 4.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraWar, US Revolutionary
 
Hillsboro Marker at Hensleys Fork Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, April 9, 2009
2. Hillsboro Marker at Hensleys Fork
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 857 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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