Petersburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Major Peter Jones
Major Peter Jones.
Owner of Peters Point.
Frances Bland Randolph Chapter
Erected 1909 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1675.
Location. 37° 13.984′ N, 77° 24.438′ W. Marker is in Petersburg, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of North Market Street and Grove Avenue, on the left when traveling north on North Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Petersburg VA 23803, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Peter Jones Trading Station (here, next to this marker); Petersburg’s Role In Trade (a few steps from this marker); Rock Garden (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Peter Jones Trading Station (a few steps from this marker); Peter Jones Trading Station (a few steps from this marker); Concrete Bunker (within shouting distance of this marker); Tavern Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Golden Ball Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Petersburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 4, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,695 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 4, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.