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Richmond in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Wilton

 
 
Wilton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 3, 2009
1. Wilton Marker
Inscription. A short distance south is Wilton, built by William Randolph and completed in 1753. The house, which originally stood on the north side of James River below Richmond, was removed to this place by the Virginia Society of Colonial Dames, 1934.
 
Erected 1937 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number SA 29.)
 
Location. 37° 34.09′ N, 77° 30.944′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker is at the intersection of Cary Street Road and South Wilton Road, on the right when traveling east on Cary Street Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23226, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ampthill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Three-Chopt Road (approx. 0.4 miles away); Richmond Defences (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Wilton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Windsor (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mary-Cooke Branch Munford (approx. 0.9 miles away); Granite and History (approx. 1.2 miles away); Pony Pasture Rapids (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Richmond.
 
Also see . . .  Wilton House Museum. (Submitted on July 4, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Cary St Rd & S Wilton Rd image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 3, 2009
2. Cary St Rd & S Wilton Rd

 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable Buildings
 
Wilton House Museum image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 3, 2009
3. Wilton House Museum
Diagram of Wilton plantation at the original site. image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 3, 2009
4. Diagram of Wilton plantation at the original site.
Site of Wilton Estate image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, November 29, 2009
5. Site of Wilton Estate
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 807 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.   5. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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