Near Williamsburg in James City County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Iron and Industry
Erected by Colonial National Historic Park.
Location. 37° 12.559′ N, 76° 46.603′ W. Marker is near Williamsburg, Virginia, in James City County. Marker can be reached from Colonial Parkway, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in the "New Towne" section of the Historic Jamestown unit of Colonial National Historic Park. Marker is in this post office area: Williamsburg VA 23185, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Place of Work (here, next to this marker); Pitch and Tar Swamp (a few steps from this marker); Governor Harvey’s House 1630s (within shouting distance of this marker); Tradesmen on Governor Harvey’s Lot 1630s (within shouting Swann’s Tavern 1670s (within shouting distance of this marker); Foundations at Jamestown (within shouting distance of this marker); Jamestown Tercentenary Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Efforts to Build a Town 1660-1699 (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Williamsburg.
Also see . . .
1. Historic Jamestowne. Colonial National Historic Park from National Park Service website. (Submitted on March 20, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Historic Jamestowne. Historic Jamestowne is the site of the first permanent English settlement in America. The site is jointly administered by APVA Preservation Virginia and the National Park Service. (Submitted on March 20, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 20, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 715 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 20, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.