Chesapeake, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
North West Canal
Erected 2003 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number WP-12.)
Location. 36° 36.313′ N, 76° 22.883′ W. Marker is in Chesapeake, Virginia. Marker is on Old U.S. 17, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Travel south from Chesapeake to Ballahack Road, then turn north on the Dismal Swamp Canal Trail to the marker near the south trailhead for the DSCT. Marker is in this post office area: Chesapeake VA 23322, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Glencoe (within shouting distance of this marker); Dismal Swamp Canal (approx. Outliers (approx. 2.6 miles away); From Towpath...to Highway...to "Toe" path (approx. 4.1 miles away); Herring (Heron) Ditch (approx. 5.4 miles away); Dismal Swamp Canal Trail (approx. 5.6 miles away); Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge (approx. 5.8 miles away); Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery (approx. 7.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chesapeake.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Dismal Swamp Canal
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 5, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2010, by Chris Bieber of Chesapeake, Virginia. This page has been viewed 777 times since then and 42 times this year. Last updated on March 1, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 10, 2010, by Chris Bieber of Chesapeake, Virginia. 3. submitted on October 30, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.