Williamsburg in James City County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1998 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number W-37.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1862.
Location. 37° 15.852′ N, 76° 40.73′ W. Marker is in Williamsburg, Virginia, in James City County. Marker is at the intersection of Pocahontas Trail (U.S. 60) and Avon Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Pocahontas Trail. The marker is in front of the Fort Magruder Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Williamsburg VA 23185, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Battle of Williamsburg (a few steps from this marker); Quarterpath Road (within shouting distance of this marker); History of Fort Magruder (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Magruder’s Defenses (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Williamsburg (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Quarterpath Road (approx. half a mile away); Vineyard Tract (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Magruder (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Williamsburg.
Also see . . . The Peninsula Campaign of 1862. (Submitted on August 10, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 10, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,276 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 10, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 4, 5. submitted on February 27, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. 6. submitted on August 10, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.