Suffolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
African American Oystermen
Erected 2005 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K 322.)
Location. 36° 53.613′ N, 76° 30.811′ W. Marker is in Suffolk, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Crittendon Road (Virginia Route 628) and Macedonia Drive on Crittendon Road. Touch for map. Marker is in the community of Hobson. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8300 Crittendon Road, (Hobson), Suffolk VA 23436, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured John Smith Explores the Chesapeake (approx. 3.4 miles away); St. John's Church (approx. 3.7 miles away); Isle of Wight County / Nansemond County (approx. 3.9 miles away); Josiah Parker (approx. 4.5 miles away); Sleepy Hole Ferry (approx. 4.9 miles away); Yeates School (approx. 4.9 miles away); Bennett's Home (approx. 4.9 miles away); Hargrove's Tavern (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Suffolk.
Categories. • African Americans • Environment • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2011, by James Thomson of Chesapeake, United States. This page has been viewed 733 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 19, 2011, by James Thomson of Chesapeake, United States. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.