Portsmouth, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Arnold's British Defenses, 1781
Erected 1962 by Virginia State Library. (Marker Number Q 8-o.)
Location. 36° 50.074′ N, 76° 18.228′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street and King Street, on the right when traveling north on Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Portsmouth VA 23704, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Reverend Francis Devlin (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Monumental Methodist Church (about 600 feet away); The Commodore Theatre (about 700 feet away); Saint Paul's School (about 700 feet away); Chevra T'helim Synagogue Trinity Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Norfolk County Court House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
Also see . . . Gen Benedict Arnold at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on February 14, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 14, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 348 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 14, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.