“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Warner in Middlesex County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)


Hewick Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 18, 2008
1. Hewick Marker
Inscription. Three miles east is Hewick, built about 1678 by Christopher Robinson, Clerk of Middlesex County. It was the birthplace of John Robinson, Speaker of the House of Burgesses and Treasurer of Virginia, 1738-1766, the leading man of the colony.
Erected 1930 by Conservation Development Commission. (Marker Number N 45.)
Location. 37° 38.353′ N, 76° 38.755′ W. Marker is in Warner, Virginia, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of US 17 and Rt 603, on the right when traveling south on US 17. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Urbanna VA 23175, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pamunkey Indians Attacked by Nathaniel Bacon (approx. 2.8 miles away); Christopher Robinson (approx. 3.2 miles away); Middlesex County Confederate Monument (approx. 3.6 miles away); 1st Lt Beryl R. Newman (approx. 3.6 miles away); Middlesex County Veteran's Memorial (approx. 3.6 miles away); Middlesex County Courthouse (approx. 3.6 miles away); Morgan v. Virginia (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Grave of Arthur Lee (approx. 3.8 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. John Robinson - The Library of Virginia. (Submitted on May 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Christopher Robinson (The Hon. ) of Middlesex Co., Virginia. Brief biography of the Honorable Christopher Robinson. Also included are links to pictures of him and of his home, Hewick. (Submitted on November 30, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.) 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 736 times since then and 58 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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