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Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Warwick Courthouse

 
 
Warwick Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 11, 2008
1. Warwick Courthouse Marker
Inscription. The clerk’s office was built in 1810, when Warwick Courthouse was moved here.
 
Erected 1927 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number W-60.)
 
Location. 37° 7.801′ N, 76° 32.513′ W. Marker is in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is on Old Courthouse Way, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newport News VA 23608, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Warwick Courthouse (here, next to this marker); Warwick County Confederate Monument (a few steps from this marker); Warwick Court House (within shouting distance of this marker); Olivet Christian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Windmill Point (approx. 0.9 miles away); Two USCT Heroes (approx. 1.2 miles away); Providence Mennonite Church (approx. 2.1 miles away); Young’s Mill (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport News.
 
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Marker in Newport News image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 11, 2008
2. Marker in Newport News
Warwick Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 11, 2008
3. Warwick Courthouse
The clerk occupied this building since it was built in 1810. When a new courthouse was built nearby in 1884, the clerk remained in this building. Today, it is a Virginia Historic Landmark.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 8, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 847 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 8, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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