Near Franklin in Southampton County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
William Mahone's Birthplace
Erected 1932 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number US 3.)
Location. 36° 38.72′ N, 76° 56.483′ W. Marker is near Franklin, Virginia, in Southampton County. Marker is at the intersection of Smiths Ferry Road (U.S. 258) and Sycamore Church Road, on the right when traveling south on Smiths Ferry Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin VA 23851, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Franklin (approx. 2.3 miles away); Confederate Commissary Center (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Blackwater Line (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Barretts: A Franklin Pioneer Family (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Age of Steam (approx. 2.3 miles away); "Can't Is Not in the Camp's Vocabulary" War Comes to the Blackwater (approx. 2.4 miles away); Recovery and Progress (approx. 2.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Franklin.
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,056 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.