Portsmouth, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Cornwallis at Portsmouth
Erected 1948 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number Q-8F.)
Location. 36° 50.416′ N, 76° 18.091′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, Virginia. Marker is on Crawford Parkway west of Court Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Portsmouth VA 23704, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Arnold's British Defenses, 1781 (here, next to this marker); Olde Towne Portsmouth (a few steps from this marker); Fort Nelson (within shouting distance of this marker); Craney Island (within shouting distance of this marker); Crawford Bay (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Arnold's British Defenses, 1781 (about 700 feet away, measured Elizabeth River (about 700 feet away but has been reported missing); Portsmouth Naval Hospital (about 700 feet away but has been reported missing). Click for a list of all markers in Portsmouth.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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