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Williamsburg in James City County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Jamestown

 
 
Jamestown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 15, 2010
1. Jamestown Marker
Inscription. Across the swamp lies Jamestown Island. Powhatan Creek below you, takes its name from the Indian Chief. To the right is Glasshouse Point, place of early glassmaking and later a part of the suburb of "James Cittie".
 
Location. 37° 13.347′ N, 76° 47′ W. Marker is in Williamsburg, Virginia, in James City County. Marker can be reached from Colonial National Historic Parkway half a mile south of Jamestown Road (Virginia Route 31). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Williamsburg VA 23185, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. At Jamestown Began: (approx. 0.2 miles away); James Fort (approx. 0.2 miles away); Powhatan Indian Village (approx. 0.2 miles away); Michigan (approx. mile away); Florida (approx. mile away); Nevada (approx. mile away); Texas (approx. mile away); Iowa (approx. mile away).
 
Also see . . .  Colonial Parkway. (Submitted on May 15, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Jamestown Marker at Powhatan Creek image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 15, 2010
2. Jamestown Marker at Powhatan Creek
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 15, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 568 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 15, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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