Manquin in King William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Headquarters of Opechancanough
Erected 2005 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number OC-30.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1629.
Location. 37° 42.701′ N, 77° 9.027′ W. Marker is in Manquin, Virginia, in King William County. Marker Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Manquin VA 23106, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pamunkey Indians In The Civil War (a few steps from this marker); "Prestley Barn" (approx. 2.2 miles away); "Old Virginia Barn" (approx. 2.2 miles away); Sharon Indian School (approx. 2½ miles away); Rumford Academy (approx. 2½ miles away); Henry's Call to Arms (approx. 2.9 miles away); Cornwallis's Route (approx. 2.9 miles away); Montville (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manquin.
Also see . . . Opechancanough. The Powhatan Museum of Indigenous Arts and Culture (Submitted on December 7, 2009.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 20, 2022. It was originally submitted on December 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,208 times since then and 104 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 3. submitted on March 20, 2022, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.