Near Capron in Southampton County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1930 by Conservation and Developement Commission. (Marker Number U-115.)
Location. 36° 42.483′ N, 77° 8.545′ W. Marker is near Capron, Virginia, in Southampton County. Marker is on Southampton Pkwy (U.S. 58) near Buckhorn Quarter Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Capron VA 23829, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dred Scott And The Blow Family (here, next to this marker); Nottoway Indians (approx. 2 miles away); Old Indian Reservation (approx. 3.3 miles away); Mahone’s Tavern (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Rebecca Vaughan House (approx. 4.7 miles away); "Thomaston" (approx. 5.5 miles away); a different marker also named Thomaston (approx. 5.5 miles away); General Thomas' Birthplace (approx. 6.4 miles away).
Regarding Buckhorn Quarters.
Also see . . . PBS Online - Nat Turner Rebellion. ...In 1821, Turner ran away from his overseer, (Submitted on October 25, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 19, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 602 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 25, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.