Near Suffolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Nansemond County Virginia
Erected 1946 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number Z-273.)
Location. 36° 33.044′ N, 76° 34.527′ W. Marker is near Suffolk, Virginia. Marker is on Carolina Road (Route 32) near Adams Swamp Road in North Carolina, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. It is at the state line, closer to Corapeake, North Carolina than to downtown Suffolk, but it is inside the city line. Marker is in this post office area: Suffolk VA 23434, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. North Carolina / Virginia (a few steps from this marker in North Carolina); First Post Road (approx. 1.2 miles away in North Carolina); George Washington (approx. 4.6 miles away in North Carolina); Dismal Town (approx. 6.8 miles away); Washington Ditch (approx. 6.9 miles away); Jericho Ditch (approx. 11.4 miles away); North West Canal (approx. 11.4 miles away); Glencoe (approx. 11.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Suffolk.
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Regarding Nansemond County Virginia. Nansemond County is an extinct county. The county became the independent city of Nansemond in July 1972 and in 1974 merged with the city of Suffolk. Suffolk was incorporated as a town in 1808, and as a city in 1910.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Laura Troy of Burke, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,100 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Laura Troy of Burke, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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