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Mathews in Mathews County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mathews County Confederate Monument

 
 
Mathews County Confederate Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 25, 2010
1. Mathews County Confederate Monument
Inscription.  1861-1865
Our Confederate Soldiers

In memory of the
Soldiers and Sailors
of Mathews County Va.

Erected by the
Lane Diggs camp C.V.
and the Sallie Thompkins
Chapter U.D.C.
 
Erected by United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker monument is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy series list.
 
Location. 37° 26.022′ N, 76° 19.302′ W. Marker is in Mathews, Virginia, in Mathews County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street (Virginia Route 611) and Court Street (Virginia Route 1002) on Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mathews VA 23109, 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. Captain Sally L. Tompkins, C.S.A. (a few steps from this marker); Mathews County Courthouse Square (a few steps from this marker); Civil War In Mathews County (a few steps from this marker); Fort Cricket Hill (within
Mathews County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 25, 2010
2. Mathews County Courthouse
shouting distance of this marker); Kingston Parish Glebe (approx. 0.9 miles away); Fitchett's Wharf (approx. 1.7 miles away); Captain Sally L. Tompkins, C.S.A. Monument (approx. 1.8 miles away); Kingston Parish (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mathews.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 26, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,450 times since then and 431 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 26, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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