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Norfolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Camp Talbot

 
 
Camp Talbot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, September 1, 2014
1. Camp Talbot Marker
Inscription.  
Half a mile west is site of Confederate camp. Georgia and Virginia troops defending Norfolk were encamped there from April 1, 1861 until the evacuation of the city May 10, 1862
 
Erected by City of Norfolk.
 
Location. 36° 54.194′ N, 76° 16.657′ W. Marker is in Norfolk, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Granby Street (U.S. 460) and Blake Road, in the median on Granby Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Norfolk VA 23505, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Academic Building Site (approx. 1.7 miles away); Norfolk Light Artillery Blues (approx. 1.8 miles away); Alumni that Gave Their Lives for Country (approx. 1.9 miles away); Father Ryan's Home (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Norfolk 17 (approx. 2.8 miles away); Ella J. Baker (approx. 2.8 miles away); West Point Monument at Elmwood Cemetery (approx. 2.9 miles away); West Point Monument (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norfolk.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Granby Street (facing south) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, September 1, 2014
2. Granby Street (facing south)
Granby Street (facing north) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, September 1, 2014
3. Granby Street (facing north)
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 562 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 2, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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