Adams Grove in Southampton County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
John Y. Mason's Home
Erected 1932 by Conservation and Development Commission. (Marker Number U-105.)
Location. 36° 41.171′ N, 77° 23.083′ W. Marker is in Adams Grove, Virginia, in Southampton County. Marker is on Southhampton Pkwy (U.S. 58) near Adams Grove Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Drewryville VA 23844, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tarleton's Movements (a few steps from this marker); Sussex County / Greensville County (approx. 7.2 miles away); Memorial League WWI Memorial (approx. 8.3 miles away); Emporia Railroad History (approx. 8.4 miles away); Hicksford Raid Monument (approx. 8.6 miles away); John Day (approx. 8.6 miles away); Butts Tavern (approx. 8.6 miles away); Fearnought (approx. 8.6 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. John Young Mason , from Wikipedia. 16th and 18th United States Secretary of the Navy (Submitted on October 24, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
2. The Ostend Manifesto. was a document written in 1854 that described the rationale for the United States to purchase Cuba from Spain and implied the U.S. should declare war if Spain refused. ...it was immediately denounced in both the Northern states and Europe. (Submitted on October 24, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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