Near Emporia in Brunswick County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Brunswick County, Virginia
“The Original Home of Brunswick Stew”
Erected 1997 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number U-91.)
Location. 36° 45.443′ N, 77° 39.391′ W. Marker is near Emporia, Virginia, in Brunswick County. Marker is at the intersection of Pleasant Shade Drive / Governor Harrison Parkway (U.S. 58) and 5 Forks Access Road, on the right when traveling west on Pleasant Shade Drive / Governor Harrison Parkway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Emporia VA 23847, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Meherrin Indians (a few steps from this marker); Brunswick County / Greensville County (a few steps from this marker); Mabry's Chapel Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative (approx. 5.1 miles away); Double Bridges (approx. 5.9 miles away); Smoky Ordinary (approx. 6.7 miles away); a different marker also named Smoky Ordinary (approx. 6.7 miles away); John Day (approx. 7.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Five state markers have this same title and text.
Additional keywords. Brunswick Stew
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 30, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 29, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 365 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 29, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.