Port Royal in King George County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Birthplace of Madison
Erected 1971 by Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number EP-8.)
Location. 38° 10.766′ N, 77° 11.128′ W. Marker is in Port Royal, Virginia, in King George County. Marker is at the intersection of US 301 James Madison Parkway and Walsingham Road, on the right when traveling south on US 301 James Madison Parkway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Royal VA 22535, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. King George County / Caroline County (here, next to this marker); Emmanuel Episcopal Church (a few steps from this marker); This monument, until 1983 located on the Belle Grove Lawn (within shouting distance of this marker); Port Royal Harbor (approx. half a mile away); Dorothy Roy Port Royal (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Earliest Inhabitants: Native Americans (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Fox Tavern: A Colonial Landmark (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Royal.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Government • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons •
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