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Onancock in Accomack County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Genl. Edmund R. Bagwell

 
 
Genl. Edmund R. Bagwell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 20, 2008
1. Genl. Edmund R. Bagwell Marker
Inscription.
Born
June 2, 1840.
Died
June 13, 1876.
His life was gentle and the elements
So mixed in him that Nature might stand up
And say in all the World. This was a man.

 
Location. 37° 42.725′ N, 75° 45.117′ W. Marker is in Onancock, Virginia, in Accomack County. Marker is at the intersection of South Street and Market Street, in the median on South Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Onancock VA 23417, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World Wars I and II ( a few steps from this marker); Historic Cemetery ( within shouting distance of this marker); Hopkins and Sons; Hopkins and Brothers ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Kerr Place ( approx. mile away); Onancock ( approx. 2.1 miles away); Mary Nottingham Smith High School ( approx. 4 miles away); Accomack County Virginia World War I ( approx. 4.4 miles away); Accomack County Virginia World War II, Korea & Vietnam ( approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Onancock.
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable Persons
 
East side of monument image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 20, 2008
2. East side of monument
District Deputy, Grand Master of Masons of the Eastern Shore of Virginia.
North side of monument image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 20, 2008
3. North side of monument
Erected by his Brother-Masons and Fellow-Citizens of the County of Accomack.
West side of monument image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 20, 2008
4. West side of monument
A gallant soldier of the Confederate Army
Eight years a member of the Virginia Legislature.
One of the Virginia Commissioners at the Centennial Exhibition at Philadelphia.
Full view of monument. image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 20, 2008
5. Full view of monument.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 8, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 925 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 8, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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