Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Spanish Bronze Gun
Erected by The Bronze Door Society of the Mariners' Museum.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Forts and Castles. A significant historical year for this entry is 1721.
Location. 37° 3.317′ N, 76° 29.295′ W. Marker is in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is on Museum Drive, 0.2 miles south of Lakeside Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Museum Dr, Newport News VA 23606, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Spanish Bronze Gun (here, next to this marker); US Navy Admiralty Pattern Anchor (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); USS Monitor: America's First Ironclad (about 600 feet away); Admiralty Pattern Anchor (about 600 feet away); Leifr Eiriksson (approx. 0.3 miles away); Waters Creek (approx. 0.4 miles away); Estelle and George Abernathy (approx. 0.4 miles away); Captain Christopher Newport (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport News.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 29, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 26, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 75 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 26, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.