Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Origins of Richmond
Erected 1993 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number SA 39.)
Location. 37° 32.024′ N, 77° 25.617′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of North 18th Street (U.S. 360) and East Franklin Street, on the left when traveling north on North 18th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23223, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Oldest Commercial Building in Richmond ( here, next to this marker); Francis Asbury ( about 400 feet away, measured in Confederate General Hospital No. 12 ( about 400 feet away); Craig House ( about 500 feet away); The Oldest House ( about 600 feet away); Chesapeake & Ohio Railway ( about 800 feet away); Early Quakers in Richmond ( about 800 feet away); Branch Public Baths ( approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 848 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.