Accomac in Accomack County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1971 by Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number WY 19.)
Location. 37° 43.25′ N, 75° 40.242′ W. Marker is in Accomac, Virginia, in Accomack County. Marker is on Courthouse Ave. (County Route 764) 0.1 miles north of Front Street (Alternate U.S. 13), on the right when traveling west. 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 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Accomack County Virginia World War I (about 500 feet away); Accomack County Virginia World War II, Korea & Vietnam (about 500 feet away); Birthplace of Governor Wise (about 600 feet away); Makemie Statue (approx. 0.2 miles away); Elijah Baker (approx. ¼ mile away); Mary Nottingham Smith High School (approx. half a mile away); Onancock (approx. 2.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Accomac.
Also see . . . Debtor's Prison. (PDF) National Register nomination detailing the history of the prison.
Categories. • Government • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page originally submitted on May 20, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,357 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 20, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 5. submitted on October 22, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.