Emporia, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1997 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number UM-49.)
Location. 36° 41.231′ N, 77° 32.529′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street and Spring Street, on the right when traveling north on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Emporia VA 23847, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chaplain Thomas M. Bulla (a few steps from this marker); Greensville County (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Soldiers of Greensville County Benjamin D. Tillar, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans of the 1914-1918 World War I (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Emporia – Greensville Veteran War Memorial (about 600 feet away); Shiloh Baptist Church (about 700 feet away); Grave of Gen. John R. Chambliss, Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 13, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,124 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 13, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.