Norfolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The First Battle of Ironclad Ships, 1862
Marker series. This marker is included in the Virginia, Norfolk Heritage Cannonball Trail marker series.
Location. 36° 50.751′ N, 76° 17.645′ W. Marker is in Norfolk, Virginia. Marker is on Waterside Drive near Boush Avenue Click for map. This marker sits in Town Point Park. Marker is in this post office area: Norfolk VA 23510, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Navy Escort Carriers Based in Norfolk (within shouting distance of this marker); Armed Forces Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Norfolk 1682 (about 400 feet away); The Cedar (about 400 feet away); Half Moone Fort, 1673 (about 400 feet away); Flood Protection for Downtown Norfolk (about 400 feet away); Downtown Waterfront Revitalization (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Norfolk.
More about this marker. This marker is part of the Norfolk Heritage Cannonball Trail.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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