Fort Story in Virginia Beach, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Cape Henry Railroads
Erected 2016 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number KV 24.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Parks & Recreational Areas • Railroads & Streetcars • War, World I • War, World II.
Location. 36° 55.497′ N, 76° 0.453′ W. Marker is in Fort Story in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Marker is Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Virginia Beach VA 23459, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Story (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Cape Henry Lighthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); British Naval Blockade and Cape Henry Lighthouse / The War of 1812 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); History of Cape Henry Lighthouse (about 300 feet away); First Public Works Project of the United States Government (about 300 feet away); First Landing (about 400 feet away); Battle of the Capes 1781 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cape Henry Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Story.
Also see . . .
1. Cape Henry Lighthouse, National Register of Historic Places (pdf file). (Submitted on August 19, 2019.)
2. Railroads to Cape Henry in Virginia Beach get their place in history. The Virginian-Pilot (8/4/2017) (Submitted on August 19, 2019.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 20, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 19, 2019. This page has been viewed 81 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 19, 2019. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.