Suffolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Siege of Suffolk
Erected 1946 by Virginia Conseration Commission. (Marker Number K-259.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 36° 45.547′ N, 76° 35.2′ W. Marker is in Suffolk, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (U.S. 460) and Godwin Boulevard, on the right when traveling north on North Main Street. 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 2 miles 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. 1.4 miles away); Cedar Hill Cemetery (approx. 1˝ miles away); Riddick’s Folly (approx. 1˝ miles away); First Suffolk Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Site of the First Church (approx. 1.6 miles World War I Monument (approx. 1.7 miles away); Korea and Vietnam Wars Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Suffolk.
Also see . . .
1. 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.)
2. CWSAC Battle Summary. Suffolk (Norfleet House Battery), April 13-15, 1863 (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 1,883 times since then and 94 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 21, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.