Near Quinton in New Kent County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
New Kent Road
Erected 1937 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number W-17.)
Location. 37° 30.863′ N, 77° 12.415′ W. Marker is near Quinton, Virginia, in New Kent County. Marker is on East Williamsburg Road (U.S. 60) 0.1 miles east of White Ooak Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Quinton VA 23141, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bottom's Bridge (a few steps from this marker); McClellan's Crossing (was a few steps from this marker but has been reported missing. ); Capt. John Smith Captured (a few steps from this marker); Henrico County/New Kent County (a few steps from this marker); New Kent County (within shouting distance of this marker); Orapax (about 800 feet away, measured Elko Community Center (approx. 1½ miles away); Antioch Baptist Church (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quinton.
Also see . . . Virtual Tour by Markers of the Battle of Seven Pines. This is one of several markers describing the actions of May 31 - June 1, 1862. (Submitted on May 1, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Roads & Vehicles • War, US Civil • War, US Revolutionary •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 27, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,059 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 27, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.