Near Dinwiddie in Dinwiddie County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Campaign of 1781
Erected 1934 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number S-62.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1781.
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 37° 3.821′ N, 77° 36.381′ W. Marker was near Dinwiddie, Virginia, in Dinwiddie County. Marker was at the intersection of Boydton Plank Road (U.S. 1) and Gatewood Road, on the right when traveling north on Boydton Plank Road. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Dinwiddie VA 23841, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Dinwiddie Courthouse (approx. 1.4 miles away); Scott's Law Office (approx. 1.4 miles away); Dinwiddie Court House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Battle of Dinwiddie Court House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Early Education in Dinwiddie County (approx. 1.4 miles away); The War of 1812 / Winfield ScottVaughan Road (approx. 1.8 miles away); Dinwiddie Normal Industrial School (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dinwiddie.
More about this marker. The Virginia Department of Historic Resources announced the retirement of this marker on July 16, 2015. There are no immediate plans for its replacement.
Also see . . . State Retires Two Historical Highway Markers in Dinwiddie County. (Submitted on July 16, 2015.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 6, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 914 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 6, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.