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Near Spring Grove in Prince George County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ward's Creek

 
 
Ward's Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, September 18, 2010
1. Ward's Creek Marker
Inscription. Named for John Ward, who patented land here in 1619. The plantation was represented in the first General Assembly, 1619.
 
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number K 216.)
 
Location. 37° 12.964′ N, 77° 4.805′ W. Marker is near Spring Grove, Virginia, in Prince George County. Marker is on James River Drive (Virginia Route 10) 0.2 miles east of Wards Creek Road (Virginia Route 614), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Spring Grove VA 23881, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hood's (here, next to this marker); Brandon (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cabin Point (approx. 3.4 miles away); Flowerdew Hundred (approx. 4.4 miles away); Powell's Creek (approx. 4.4 miles away); The Cattle Raid (approx. 5.9 miles away); Claremont School (approx. 6.2 miles away); Claremont (approx. 6.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
James River Dr (facing west) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, September 18, 2010
2. James River Dr (facing west)
Ward's Creek image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, September 18, 2010
3. Ward's Creek
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 19, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,116 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 19, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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