Near West Point in New Kent County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
New Kent County
Erected 1931 by New Kent County Citizens' Association.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 37° 31.186′ N, 76° 49.908′ W. Marker is near West Point, Virginia, in New Kent County. Marker is on Eltham Road (Virginia Route 33) 0.1 miles south of Virginia Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Point VA 23181, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. The Brick House (here, next to this marker); Peninsular Campaign (here, next to this marker); Eltham (a few steps from this marker); Battle of Eltham’s Landing (approx. 0.8 miles away); Home of Signer (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lieutenant General Lewis B. Puller (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lt. Gen. Lewis Burwell “Chesty” Puller (approx. 2.2 miles away); Indians Poisoned At Peace Meeting (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
Also see . . . New Kent County Virginia History. (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 699 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 3, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.