Portsmouth, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Coast Guard
Location. 36° 50.219′ N, 76° 17.811′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Water Street and London Street, on the left when traveling south on Water Street. 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. Lightship Portsmouth (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Lightship Portsmouth (about Cornwallis' Embarkation (about 400 feet away); Revolutionary War at Portsmouth (about 400 feet away); Naval Shipyard Museum (about 500 feet away); Crawford House (about 500 feet away); John Luke Porter (about 600 feet away); Home Site of William Crawford (d. 1762) Founder of Portsmouth (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
More about this marker. This marker is part of the Portsmouth, VA Path of History.
Categories. • Military • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2009, by Kristin Rollins of Portsmouth, Virginia. This page has been viewed 501 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 2, 2009, by Kristin Rollins of Portsmouth, Virginia. 2. submitted on May 31, 2015, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.