Cheriton in Northampton County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of Tidewater Institute
(1907 - 1935)
Erected 1986 by Department of Conservation and Historic Resources. (Marker Number WY-2.)
Location. 37° 18.449′ N, 75° 56.9′ W. Marker is in Cheriton, Virginia, in Northampton County. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cheriton VA 23316, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Salem Methodist Church (approx. ¾ mile away); Stratton Manor (approx. ¾ mile away); Eyre Hall (approx. 0.8 miles away); Towne Fields (approx. 1.6 miles away); Home of the First Settler (approx. 2.9 miles away); Gingaskin Indian Reservation Historic Northampton County Court Bell (approx. 3.2 miles away); Northampton County Veteran's Memorial (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cheriton.
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Education • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 4, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,120 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 4, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.