Near Batt in Gloucester County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
King and Queen County / Gloucester County
Area 320 Square Miles / Area 223 Square Miles
Gloucester County. Formed in 1651 from York, and named for Gloucester County, England. Bacon the rebel died in this county, 1676. Gloucester Point was the outpost of Cornwallis at Yorktown, 1781.
Erected 1928 by Conservation and Development Commission. (Marker Number Z-9.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Political Subdivisions.
Location. 37° 33.503′ N, 76° 39.684′ W. Marker is near Batt, Virginia, in Gloucester County. Marker is at the intersection of Lewis B Puller Memorial Highway (U.S. 33) and New Hope Road (County Route 609), on the right when traveling west on Lewis B Puller Memorial Highway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2489 Puller Hwy, Saluda VA 23149, 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. Middlesex County / Gloucester County (approx. 3.7 miles away); Poropotank CreekThe Indentured Servants' Plot (approx. 4.1 miles away); a different marker also named King and Queen County / Gloucester County (approx. 4.1 miles away); Corbin's Church (approx. 4.7 miles away); Middlesex County Courthouse (approx. 4.9 miles away); Middlesex County Confederate Monument (approx. 4.9 miles away); 1st Lt Beryl R. Newman (approx. 4.9 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 10, 2016, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 250 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 10, 2016, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.