Near Charles City in Charles City County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
First English Thanksgiving in Virginia
Erected 2012 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number V-70.)
Location. 37° 19.861′ N, 77° 11.442′ W. Marker is near Charles City, Virginia, in Charles City County. Marker is on John Tyler Memorial Highway (Virginia Route 5) 0.3 miles east of Kimages Road (Virginia Route 658), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charles City VA 23030, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Berkeley Plantation or Harrison's Landing (here, next to this marker); Westover (a few steps from this marker); Herring Creek & Kimages Stuart's Ride (approx. 0.2 miles away); Herring Creek (approx. half a mile away); Berkeley and Harrison's Landing (approx. one mile away); First Official Thanksgiving (approx. 1.1 miles away); Origin of Taps (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charles City.
Also see . . . Berkely Plantation. (Submitted on December 2, 2013.)
Categories. • Colonial Era •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 2, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 393 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 2, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.