Near Chester in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Colonel Thomas Lygon
Erected 1990 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K-203.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1656.
Location. 37° 19.217′ N, 77° 18.522′ W. Marker is near Chester, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker is at the intersection of East Hundred Road (Virginia Route 10) and Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chester VA 23836, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Opposunoquonuske (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mary Randolph (about 500 feet away); Bermuda Hundred (about 600 feet away); A Tribute to the Heroic Women of the South (approx. 0.8 miles away); Weston Manor (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Army of the James Monument (approx. 1.2 miles away); A National Cemetery System (approx. 1.2 miles away); City Point National Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chester.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 17, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,446 times since then and 96 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 17, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.