Portsmouth, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Naval Shipyard Museum
Formally Norfolk County Ferries Maintenance Building
Location. 36° 50.144′ N, 76° 17.81′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, Virginia. Marker is on Water Street north of High Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Portsmouth VA 23704, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Revolutionary War at Portsmouth (a few steps from this marker); Cornwallis' Embarkation (a few steps from this marker); John Luke Porter (within shouting distance of this marker); Seaboard Air Line Railroad Home Site of William Crawford (d. 1762) Founder of Portsmouth (within shouting distance of this marker); The Elizabeth River (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Col. William Craford (about 400 feet away); Crawford House (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
Categories. • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 30, 2009, by Kristin Rollins of Portsmouth, Virginia. This page has been viewed 685 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 30, 2009, by Kristin Rollins of Portsmouth, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.