Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Skirmish at Waters Creek
Erected by Woman's Club of Newport News.
Location. 37° 2.46′ N, 76° 29.201′ W. Marker is in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is on Museum Drive 0.3 miles west of Boundary Road, in the median. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newport News VA 23601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Capture of the 'Patriot' (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Morrison (approx. 1.1 miles away); Waters Creek (approx. 1.3 miles away); Estelle and George Abernathy (approx. 1.3 miles away); Leifr Eiriksson (approx. 1.3 miles away); Captain Christopher Newport (approx. 1.4 miles away); Hilton Village (approx. 1.6 miles away); First Baptist Church Morrison (approx. 1.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Newport News.
Categories. • Colonial Era • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 530 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.