Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Wingina in Nelson County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

William Cabell

 
 
William Cabell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 17, 2010
1. William Cabell Marker
Inscription. Three miles southwest is Union Hill, home of William Cabell. He was born, March 30, 1730. Cabell was a burgess, signer of the Articles of Association, member of the Revolutionary Conventions and of the Ratifying Convention of 1788. He died March 23, 1798.
 
Erected 1946 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number OQ 5.)
 
Location. 37° 38.295′ N, 78° 43.342′ W. Marker is in Wingina, Virginia, in Nelson County. Marker is on James River Road (State Highway 56), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wingina VA 24599, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Buckingham County / Nelson County (here, next to this marker); Boyhood Home of Rev. Dr. W.A.R. Goodwin (1869-1939) (approx. 4.8 miles away); Peter Cartwright (approx. 8 miles away); Geographical Center of Virginia (approx. 9.1 miles away); Diuguidsville (approx. 9.2 miles away); Buckingham Courthouse (approx. 10.7 miles away); Thomas Jeffersonís Lost Courthouse (approx. 10.9 miles away); a different marker also named Thomas Jeffersonís Lost Courthouse (approx. 10.9 miles away).
 
Categories. GovernmentWar, US Revolutionary
 
Markers North of James River image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 17, 2010
2. Markers North of James River
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 716 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement