Hampton, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Old Point Comfort Light
Erected 1988 by Department of Conservation and Historic Resources. (Marker Number W-93.)
Location. 37° 0.095′ N, 76° 18.386′ W. Marker is in Hampton, Virginia. Marker is on Fenwick Road 0.3 miles east of Ingalls Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. The lighthouse is closed to the public. But viewable from Fenwick Road. Parking is available at the nearby Engineer Wharf Fishing Pier parking lot. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Monroe VA 23651, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Africans in Virginia (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lantaka (about 700 feet away); Spanish 1-½ Pounder (about 700 feet away); 12-Pounder Howitzer 3 – Inch Ordnance Rifle (about 700 feet away); Lee's Quarters (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lincoln Gun (approx. 0.2 miles away); Omaha Beach Memorial Tree (approx. 0.2 miles away).
Also see . . . Old Point Comfort Lighthouse - National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form. (Submitted on May 20, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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