Pleasant Grove West in Chesapeake, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
North West Canal
Erected 2003 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number WP-12.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 36° 36.313′ N, 76° 22.883′ W. Marker is in Pleasant Grove West in Chesapeake, Virginia. Marker is on Old U.S. 17, on the right when traveling south. Travel south from Chesapeake to Ballahack Road, then turn north on the Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chesapeake VA 23322, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Glencoe (within shouting distance of this marker); Dismal Swamp Canal (approx. 2.3 miles away); Outliers (approx. 2.6 miles away); From Towpath...to Highway...to "Toe" path (approx. 4.1 miles away); Herring (Heron) Ditch (approx. 5.4 miles away); Dismal Swamp Canal Trail (approx. 5.6 miles away); Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge (approx. 5.8 miles away); Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery (approx. 7.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pleasant Grove West.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Dismal Swamp Canal
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 10, 2010, by Chris Bieber of Chesapeake, Virginia. This page has been viewed 862 times since then and 31 times this year. Last updated on March 1, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. 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. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.