Henrico in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
c.1540 to 1618
The Powhatan Column is dedicated to the Virginia Indian tribes:
Eastern Chickahominy Tribe
Upper Mattoponi Tribe
Special thanks go to the Virginia Council on Indians for their guidance in designing this column.
Location. 37° 39.337′ N, 77° 37.113′ W. Marker is in Henrico, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West Broad Street (U.S. 250) and Lauderdale Drive, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located in Short Pump Town Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11800 W Broad St, Henrico VA 23233, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Short Pump (approx. 0.4 miles away); Deep Run School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Springfield School Shady Grove United Methodist Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Deep Run Baptist Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Old Coal Pit Railroad Bed (approx. 2.7 miles away); Mercer Hugh Cosby Farm (approx. 3 miles away); Tommy Edwards (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Henrico.
Also see . . .
1. Powhatan (Native American leader). Wikipedia (Submitted on December 27, 2017.)
2. Powhatan (d. 1618). Encyclopedia Virginia (Submitted on December 27, 2017.)
3. Chief Powhatan. Historic Jamestowne (Submitted on December 27, 2017.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 27, 2017, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 79 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 27, 2017, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.