Near Smithfield in Isle of Wight County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number K-238.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1608.
Location. 37° 3.417′ N, 76° 40.452′ W. Marker is near Smithfield, Virginia, in Isle of Wight County. Marker is on Burwells Bay Road 0.1 miles east of Old Stage Highway (Virginia Route 10), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Smithfield VA 23430, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Huger (approx. 1˝ miles away); Surry County / Isle of Wight County (approx. 1.6 miles away); Wrenn’s Mill (approx. 1.6 Poole’s Funeral Home (approx. 2.7 miles away); Fort Boykin (approx. 3˝ miles away); Fort Boykin Historic Park (approx. 3˝ miles away); Welcome to Fort Boykin Historic Park (approx. 3˝ miles away); Lawne’s Creek Church (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Smithfield.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 5, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,274 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 5, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.