Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1968 by Newport News Historical Committee.
Location. 37° 3.207′ N, 76° 28.386′ W. Marker is in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Harpersville Road and Gatewood Road, on the left when traveling east on Harpersville Road. 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. Waters Creek (approx. 0.7 miles away); Estelle and George Abernathy (approx. 0.7 miles away); Leifr Eiriksson (approx. 0.9 miles away); Captain Christopher Newport (approx. one mile away); Skirmish at Waters Creek (approx. 1.1 Capture of the 'Patriot' (approx. 1.2 miles away); First Baptist Church Morrison (approx. 1.4 miles away); Hidenwood (approx. 1.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Newport News.
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