Halifax in Halifax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
History of Halifax
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number R-77.)
Location. 36° 45.937′ N, 78° 55.732′ W. Marker is in Halifax, Virginia, in Halifax County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street (U.S. 501) and Edmunds Boulevard (Virginia Route 349), on the left when traveling north on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Halifax VA 24558, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Halifax County Confederate Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Halifax County War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Halifax Court House (about 300 feet away); Mary M. Bethune High School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Green's Folly (approx. 1.7 miles away); Minister Who Married Lincoln (approx. 1.7 miles away); Washington-Coleman Elementary School (approx. 4 miles away); Mizpah Church (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Halifax.
Also see . . .
1. The History of Halifax County. (Submitted on May 20, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Halifax County Courthouse. National Register of Historic Places (Submitted on May 21, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Notable Buildings • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 20, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 804 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 20, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.