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

Warsaw

 
 
Warsaw Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 5, 2009
1. Warsaw Marker
Inscription. When Richmond County was formed in 1692, this place became the county seat and was known as Richmond (County) Courthouse. The present courthouse building was erected in 1748–49. The village was renamed Warsaw about 1846 in sympathy with the Polish struggle for liberty. It was the home of Congressman William A. Jones, advocate of Philippine Independence.
 
Erected 1946 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number O-46.)
 
Location. 37° 57.498′ N, 76° 45.452′ W. Marker is in Warsaw, Virginia, in Richmond County. Marker is at the intersection of Richmond Road (U.S. 360) and Main Street and Court Circle, on the right when traveling east on Richmond Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Warsaw VA 22572, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hon. William Atkinson Jones (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Saint John’s Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rappahannock Indians (approx. 3.1 miles away); Menokin (approx. 4.1 miles away); Fort Lowry (approx. 4.9 miles away); Enduring Records
Richmond County Courthouse and Marker, Warsaw Virginia image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 5, 2009
2. Richmond County Courthouse and Marker, Warsaw Virginia
(approx. 5.8 miles away); Historic Tappahannock (approx. 5.8 miles away); British Raid on Tappahannock / The War of 1812 (approx. 5.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Warsaw.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 604 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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