Norfolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The First Battle of Ironclad Ships, 1862
Marker series. This marker is included in the Virginia, Norfolk Heritage Cannonball Trail marker series.
Location. 36° 50.751′ N, 76° 17.645′ W. Marker is in Norfolk, Virginia. Marker is on Waterside Drive near Boush Avenue Touch for map. This marker sits in Town Point Park. Marker is in this post office area: Norfolk VA 23510, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Navy Escort Carriers Based in Norfolk (within shouting distance of this marker); Armed Forces Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Norfolk 1682 (about 400 feet away); The Cedar (about 400 feet away); Half Moone Fort, 1673 (about 400 feet away); Flood Protection for Downtown Norfolk (about 400 feet away); The Cannonball Trail (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norfolk.
More about this marker. This marker is part of the Norfolk Heritage Cannonball Trail.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2007, by Laura Troy of Burke, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,092 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 11, 2007, by Laura Troy of Burke, Virginia. 3. submitted on October 7, 2015. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.