Suffolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Siege of Suffolk
Erected 1965 by Virginia State Library. (Marker Number K-252.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 36° 44.979′ N, 76° 34.99′ W. Marker is in Suffolk, Virginia. Marker is on North Main Street (U.S. 460) 0.3 miles south of Edgewood Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Suffolk VA 23434, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Siege of Suffolk (approx. 0.7 miles away); Early History of Suffolk (approx. ¾ mile away); Cedar Hill Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); Riddick’s Folly (approx. 0.9 miles away); First Suffolk Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Site of the First Church Watering Fountain (approx. one mile away); World War I Monument (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Suffolk.
Also see . . . Cincinnati Civil War Round Table. “Pork Belly Politics or How Longstreet Brought Home the Bacon: James Longstreet and the Suffolk Campaign” by Thomas L. Breiner, Sept 16, 1999 (Submitted on April 22, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 21, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,670 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on April 21, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.