Camptown in Isle of Wight County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Blackwater Line - Franklin
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number UT-20.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is April 11, 1863.
Location. 36° 40.901′ N, 76° 55.026′ W. Marker is in Camptown, Virginia, in Isle of Wight County. Marker is on Carrsville Highway (U.S. 258), on the right when traveling north. Located between East Street and Jamestown Lane (County Road 691) northeast side of Blackwater River. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 485 Carrsville Hwy, Franklin VA 23851, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Camp Manufacturing Company (here, next to this marker); Lyons State Theatre (approx. half a mile away); The Flood of September 1999 (approx. half a mile away); Franklin (approx. half a mile away); The Age of Gasoline (approx. half a mile away); Recovery and Progress (approx. half a mile away); War Comes to the Blackwater (approx. half a mile away); "Can't Is Not in the Camp's Vocabulary" (approx. half a mile away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 28, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 413 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 28, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.