Emporia, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1995 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number UM-46.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical date for this entry is December 7, 1864.
Location. 36° 41.446′ N, 77° 32.439′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Virginia. Marker is on North Main Street (U.S. 301) 0.2 miles north of Battery Avenue, on the right when travelingTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Emporia VA 23847, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tarleton's Movements (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fearnought (about 500 feet away); Butts Tavern (about 600 feet away); John Day (about 700 feet away); Hicksford Raid Monument (about 800 feet away); Shiloh Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Emporia Greensville Veteran War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Benjamin D. Tillar, Jr. (approx. Ό mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2017. It was originally submitted on May 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,170 times since then and 142 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.