Near Lawrenceville in Brunswick County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Governor Alexander Spotswood
Location. 36° 42.84′ N, 77° 52.228′ W. Marker is near Lawrenceville, Virginia, in Brunswick County Click for map. This marker is located within the Fort Christanna Historic Site. Marker is in this post office area: Brodnax VA 23920, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Colonial Dames of America Monument (a few steps from this marker); Site of Fort Christanna (a few steps from this marker); Fort Christanna: Established 1714 (a few steps from this marker); Native Americans and Fort Christanna (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Christanna (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Christanna (approx. 2.1 miles away); Hospital and School of the Good Shepherd (approx. 2.3 miles away); Brunswick County Courthouse (approx. 3.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lawrenceville.
More about this marker. On the left is a "Portrait of Alexander Spotswood by Charles Bridges." Courtesy of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. On the lower right is photo of "A glass insert from a cufflink found at the site of Spotswood’s house."
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 887 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.