Portsmouth, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
In the 20th century, the home was converted to the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks Lodge 82. In more recent times, the house has become known locally as Dr. Madblood's Castle, the imaginary home of a local television personality and host of The Friday Night Frights.
Location. 36° 50.296′ N, 76° 18.056′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, Virginia. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Court Street and North Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Portsmouth VA 23704, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Watts House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Yellow Fever of 1855 (about 400 feet away); Court Street Baptist Church (about 600 feet away); Arnold's British Defenses, 1781 (about 700 feet away); Olde Towne Portsmouth Cornwallis at Portsmouth (about 700 feet away); Fort Nelson (about 800 feet away); Crawford Bay (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
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