Fort Monroe in Hampton, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Zero Mile Post
Erected 1983 by The Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company, the National Railway Historical Society, and the C&O Railway Historical Society
Virginia Historical Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number W-91.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars.
Location. 37° 0.153′ N, 76° 18.824′ W. Marker is in Fort Monroe in Hampton, Virginia. Marker is on McNair Drive north of Fenwick Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Monroe VA 23651, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Algernourne (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wisser Hall: From Books To War Games (approx. 0.2 miles away); Why Was The Fort Built Here? (approx. 0.2 Flood of August 23, 1933 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hurricane Isabel (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Bay Worth Preserving (approx. 0.2 miles away); How Big Is Fort Monroe? (approx. 0.2 miles away); Who Built Fort Monroe? (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Monroe.
Also see . . .
1. Fort Monroe National Monument, National Park Service. (Submitted on August 19, 2019.)
2. Fort Monroe (Stone Fort) National Register of Historic Places Registration Form (pdf file). (Submitted on August 19, 2019.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 18, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 777 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 18, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.