Port Royal in Caroline County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Where Booth Died
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number N-16.)
Location. 38° 9.755′ N, 77° 12.047′ W. Marker is in Port Royal, Virginia, in Caroline County. Marker is at the intersection of AP Hill Boulevard (U.S. 301) and Tidewater Trail (U.S. 17), on the right when traveling south on AP Hill Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Royal VA 22535, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Port Royal (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Sacred Lot (approx. 0.7 miles away); Port Royal (approx. ¾ mile away); The Fox Tavern: A Colonial Landmark (approx. 0.8 miles away); Dorothy Roy (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Port Royal (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Earliest Inhabitants: Native Americans (approx. 0.9 miles away); Port Royal Harbor (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Royal.
Also see . . . John Wilkes Booth: Escape of an Assassin & War on Chesapeake Bay. (Submitted on September 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 3,570 times since then and 216 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. 3. submitted on March 10, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.