Wingina in Nelson County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1946 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number OQ-5.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1856.
Location. 37° 38.295′ N, 78° 43.342′ W. Marker is in Wingina, Virginia, in Nelson County. Marker is on James River Road (State Highway 56), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wingina VA 24599, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Buckingham County / Nelson County (here, next to this marker); Boyhood Home of Rev. Dr. W.A.R. Goodwin (1869-1939) (approx. 4.8 miles away); Peter CartwrightGeographical Center of Virginia (approx. 9.1 miles away); Diuguidsville (approx. 9.2 miles away); Buckingham Courthouse (approx. 10.7 miles away); Thomas Jefferson's Lost Courthouse (approx. 10.9 miles away); a different marker also named Thomas Jefferson’s Lost Courthouse (approx. 10.9 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 10, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 883 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 10, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.