Providence Forge in New Kent County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1950 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number W-20.)
Location. 37° 26.541′ N, 77° 2.742′ W. Marker is in Providence Forge, Virginia, in New Kent County. Marker is on Pocahontas Trail (U.S. 60) 0.1 miles east of Olivet Church Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Providence Forge VA 23140, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Forge Bridge (a few steps from this marker); State Game Farm (approx. 3 miles away); Harold J. Neale (approx. 3.8 miles away); a different marker also named Harold J. Neale (approx. 3.9 miles away); Chickahominy Indians (approx. 4.4 miles away); Old Quaker Settlement - Adkins Store (approx. 4.4 miles away); George Poindexter (approx. 4½ miles away); John Smith Captured by Virginia Indians (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Providence Forge.
Categories. • Colonial Era • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 683 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.