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 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Glencoe (within shouting distance of this marker); Dismal Swamp Canal Herring (Heron) Ditch (approx. 5.4 miles away); Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery (approx. 7.9 miles away); Seven Patriot Heroes (approx. 7.9 miles away); St. Bride's Church (approx. 9½ miles away); Village of Deep Creek (approx. 10 miles away); Dismal Town (approx. 10.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chesapeake.
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2010, by Chris Bieber of Chesapeake, Virginia. This page has been viewed 729 times since then and 77 times this year. 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. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.