Accomac in Accomack County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Birthplace of Governor Wise
Erected 1973 by Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number EP 21.)
Location. 37° 43.152′ N, 75° 40.27′ W. Marker is in Accomac, Virginia, in Accomack County. Marker is at the intersection of Alt. US 13 Front Street and Courthouse Ave., on the right when traveling north on Alt. US 13 Front Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Accomac VA 23301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Accomac Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Accomack County Virginia World War I (within shouting distance of this marker); Accomack County Virginia World War II, Korea & Vietnam (within shouting distance of this marker); Makemie Statue (about 500 feet away, Debtors Prison (about 600 feet away); Elijah Baker (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mary Nottingham Smith High School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Onancock (approx. 2.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Accomac.
Also see . . . Henry A. Wise. Wikipedia entry about Henry Wise. (Submitted on February 8, 2010, by Jeff Conner of Norfolk, Virginia.)
Categories. • Government • Military • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
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