Suffolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
African American Oystermen
Erected 2005 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K-322.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Environment • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 36° 53.613′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8300 Crittendon Road, (Hobson), Suffolk VA 23436, 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. John Smith Explores the Chesapeake (approx. 3.4 miles away); St. John's Church (approx. 3.7 miles away); Josiah Parker (approx. 4˝ miles away); Glebe Church (approx. 4.9 miles away); Sleepy Hole Ferry (approx. 4.9 miles away); Yeates School (approx. 4.9 miles away); Bennett's Home (approx. 4.9 miles away); Hargrove's Tavern (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Suffolk.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 19, 2011, by James Thomson of Chesapeake, United States. This page has been viewed 954 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 19, 2011, by James Thomson of Chesapeake, United States. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.