Emporia, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1999 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number UM-51.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Colonial Era • Government & Politics • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical date for this entry is February 22, 1781.
Location. 36° 41.533′ Touch 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. Fearnought (a few steps from this marker); John Day (within shouting distance of this marker); Hicksford Raid (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Emporia Railroad History (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tarleton's Movements (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hicksford Raid Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Shiloh Baptist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Emporia – Greensville Veteran War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 13, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,146 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 13, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.