Near Hanover in Caroline County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2002 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number E-115.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Civil Rights • Colonial Era Former U.S. Presidents: #05 James Monroe, and the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is August 24, 1800.
Location. 37° 47.44′ N, 77° 22.189′ W. Marker is near Hanover, Virginia, in Caroline County. Marker is on Richmond Highway (U.S. 301) 3 miles south of Dawn Boulevard (Virginia Route 30), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hanover VA 23069, 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. Caroline County / Hanover County (within shouting distance of this marker); Hanover Courthouse (approx. 1.9 miles away); a different marker also named Hanover Courthouse (approx. 1.9 miles away); Hanover Confederate Soldiers Monument (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Fields Family (approx. 1.9 miles away); Patrick Henry (approx. 1.9 miles away); Hanover Tavern (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Hanover Tavern (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hanover.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 29, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 4,372 times since then and 168 times this year. Last updated on February 22, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 29, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. 3. submitted on May 14, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.