Manquin in King William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Headquarters of Opechancanough
Erected 2005 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number OC 30.)
Location. 37° 42.701′ N, 77° 9.027′ W. Marker is in Manquin, Virginia, in King William County. Marker is on Richmond Tappahannock Highway (U.S. 360) 0.2 miles east of Acquinton Church Road (Virginia Route 618), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Manquin VA 23106, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sharon Indian School (approx. 2.5 miles away); Rumford Academy Henry's Call to Arms (approx. 2.9 miles away); Cornwallis's Route (approx. 2.9 miles away); Montville (approx. 4.6 miles away); "Hanover Town" (approx. 5.3 miles away); Hanovertown (approx. 5.3 miles away); Union Army's Crossing of the Pamunkey River (approx. 5.3 miles away).
Also see . . . Opechancanough. The Powhatan Museum of Indigenous Arts and Culture (Submitted on December 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans •
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