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Near Williamsburg in York County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Whitaker's House

 
 
Whitaker's House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, August 11, 2007
1. Whitaker's House Marker
Inscription. A mile north of the road is Whitaker's House, headquarters of General W. F. Smith, Battle of Williamsburg, May 5, 1862.
 
Erected 1974 by Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number W 45.)
 
Location. 37° 14.955′ N, 76° 39.616′ W. Marker is near Williamsburg, Virginia, in York County. Marker is on Pocahontas Trail (Virginia Route 60) 0.1 miles east of Virginia Route 199, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Williamsburg VA 23185, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Williamsburg (approx. one mile away); Fort Magruder (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Magruder (approx. 1.1 miles away); Magruderís Defenses (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Williamsburg (approx. 1.1 miles away); Vineyard Tract (approx. 1.2 miles away); Quarterpath Road (approx. 1.4 miles away); Williamsburg in the Civil War (approx. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Williamsburg.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 869 times since then and 5 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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