Downtown in Norfolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Francis Drake, Free Black Barber
Erected by City of Norfolk.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in African Americans • Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce.
Location. 36° 50.988′ N, 76° 17.093′ W. Marker is in Downtown in Norfolk, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of East Freemason Street and St Pauls Boulevard, on the left when traveling east on East Freemason Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Norfolk VA 23510, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Willoughby-Baylor House, 1794 (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Joseph’s Catholic Church & School (within shouting distance of this marker); Freemason Street Baptist Church (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bank Street Baptist Church (about 600 feet away); Whitehead House, 1791 (about 700 feet away); The Cannonball Trail (about 700 feet away); St. Paul’s Church, 1739 (about 700 feet away); First Baptist Church (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Downtown.
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