West Point in King William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
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Erected 1976 by Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number OC-26.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence series list.
Location. 37° 32.19′ N, 76° 48.019′ W. Marker is in West Point, Virginia, in King William County. Marker is on 14th Street (Virginia Route 33) 0.1 miles east of Kirby Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Point VA 23181, 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. Lt. Gen. Lewis Burwell “Chesty” Puller (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Indians Poisoned At Peace Meeting Indian Treaty of 1646 (approx. 0.3 miles away); King William County / King and Queen County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lieutenant General Lewis B. Puller (approx. ¾ mile away); Battle of Eltham’s Landing (approx. 2 miles away); Eltham (approx. 2.1 miles away); Peninsular Campaign (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
Also see . . .
1. NPS Signers of the Declaration of Independence. Carter Braxton. (Submitted on April 3, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Signers of the Declaration of Independence. Carter Braxton. (Submitted on April 3, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 3, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,214 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 3, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.