Williamsburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Public Gaol
Erected by Colonial Williamsburg Foundation.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Colonial Era. A significant historical year for this entry is 1718.
Location. 37° 16.35′ N, 76° 41.6′ W. Marker is in Williamsburg, Virginia. Marker can be reached from East Nicholson Street west of North Waller Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Williamsburg VA 23185, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Secretary's Office (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Capitol (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Capitol (about 400 feet away); Charlton's Coffeehouse (about 400 feet away); Pasteur & Galt Apothecary ShopPresbyterian Meetinghouse (about 600 feet away); The Raleigh Tavern (about 700 feet away); Wetherburn's Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Williamsburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 28, 2014, by Nathan Davidson of Salisbury, Maryland. This page has been viewed 371 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 28, 2014, by Nathan Davidson of Salisbury, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.