Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Skirmish at Waters Creek
Erected by Woman's Club of Newport News.
Location. 37° 2.46′ N, 76° 29.201′ W. Marker is in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is on Museum Drive 0.3 miles west of Boundary Road, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newport News VA 23601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Capture of the 'Patriot' (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Morrison (approx. 1.1 miles away); Waters Creek (approx. 1.3 miles away); Estelle and George Abernathy (approx. 1.3 miles away); Leifr Eiriksson (approx. 1.3 miles away); Captain Christopher Newport (approx. 1.4 miles away); Hilton Village (approx. 1.6 miles away); First Baptist Church Morrison (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport News.
Categories. • Colonial Era • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 3, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 617 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 3, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.