Suffolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
James Bowser Plantation
Erected 1981 by the Descendants of James Bowser. (Marker Number K-310.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1782.
Location. 36° 48.917′ N, 76° 31.512′ W. Marker is in Suffolk, Virginia. Marker is on Sleepy Hole Road (County Road 629), on the left when traveling north. The marker stands on a corner of land with Monogram Field, a single diamond baseball field that belongs to Suffolk Parks and Recreation. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3731 Sleepy Hole Road, Suffolk VA 23434, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this markerRevolutionary Camp (approx. 1.1 miles away); James Bowser, Revolutionary Soldier (approx. 1.3 miles away); Sleepy Hole Ferry (approx. 1˝ miles away); Yeates School (approx. 1˝ miles away); Bennett's Home (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hargrove's Tavern (approx. 1.7 miles away); Glebe Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Glebe Church (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Suffolk.
More about this marker. This marker for James Bowser Plantation has the same number K 310 as the marker for James Bowser, Revolutionary Soldier, erected by the Department of Historic Resources, 1998 on Nansemond Parkway. See the other nearby markers section for the link.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 11, 2017. It was originally submitted on February 9, 2017, by Cynthia L. Clark of Suffolk, Virginia. This page has been viewed 612 times since then and 61 times this year. Last updated on September 10, 2017, by Cynthia L. Clark of Suffolk, Virginia. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 9, 2017, by Cynthia L. Clark of Suffolk, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.