Yorktown in York County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Brig Betsy
Erected 2010 by York County.
Location. 37° 14.092′ N, 76° 30.284′ W. Marker is in Yorktown, Virginia, in York County. Marker can be reached from Water Street west of Comte de Grasse Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located along Yorktown's Riverwalk. Marker is in this post office area: Yorktown VA 23690, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Yorktown's Sunken Fleet (here, next to this marker); Yorke Village (within shouting distance of this marker); York “Under The Hill” (within shouting distance of this marker); York Under Siege 1781 (within shouting distance of this marker); An Archer House (within shouting distance of this marker); Pirates in Yorktown? (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chesapeake Bay Impact Crater (about 300 feet away); Yorktown’s Waterfront (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yorktown.
More about this marker. Courtesy of Bates Littlehales, Photographer.
Original art by Roy Andersen, courtesy of Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation. Photo courtesy of David L. Justis, M.D.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 21, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 290 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 21, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.