Nelson in Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1972 by Cary Family Descendents.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Colonial Era.
Location. 37° 7.467′ N, 76° 33.435′ W. Marker is in Nelson in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Denbigh Boulevard (Virginia Route 173) and Garrow Road, on the left when traveling south on Denbigh Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newport News VA 23608, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Olivet Christian Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Warwick Court HouseWarwick County Confederate Monument (approx. 0.9 miles away); Warwick Courthouse (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Warwick Courthouse (approx. 0.9 miles away); Two USCT Heroes (approx. 1.9 miles away); Providence Mennonite Church (approx. 2.6 miles away); Young’s Mill (approx. 2.7 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 3, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,215 times since then and 72 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 3, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.