Wallops Island in Accomack County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
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Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Air & Space. A significant historical year for this entry is 1945.
Location. 37° 56.318′ N, 75° 27.443′ W. Marker is in Wallops Island, Virginia, in Accomack County. Marker is on Chincoteague Road (Virginia Route 175) 2.2 miles west of Atlantic Road (Virginia Route 798), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Building J20 Route 175, Wallops Island VA 23337, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. Robert L. Krieger (here, next to this marker); Black Brant IX (a few steps from this marker in Florida); Nike-Cajun (within shouting distance of this marker); Little Joe (within Nike-Orion (within shouting distance of this marker); Astrobee + Aerobee 150 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); NASA Wallops Flight Facility (about 400 feet away); An Island of Research and Exploration (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wallops Island.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 18, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 10, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 398 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 10, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. 5, 6. submitted on October 17, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. 7, 8, 9. submitted on October 11, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.