Deep Creek North in Chesapeake, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2012 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number WP-13.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music.
Location. 36° 45.047′ N, 76° 20.735′ W. Marker is in Deep Creek North in Chesapeake, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Shell Road and George Washington Highway (Business U.S. 17), on the Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chesapeake VA 23323, 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. Village of Deep Creek (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of the Nansemond Indian Public School #9 (approx. 3.8 miles away); Sunray (approx. 4.2 miles away); Dale Point (approx. 4.3 miles away); Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge (approx. 4˝ miles away); Dismal Swamp Canal Trail (approx. 4.7 miles away); Unknown and Known Afro-Union Civil War Soldiers Memorial (approx. 4.7 miles away); Herring (Heron) Ditch (approx. 4.9 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 2, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 840 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 2, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.