Near Charles City in Charles City County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1985 by Department of Conservation and Historic Resources. (Marker Number V 22.)
Location. 37° 19.898′ N, 77° 8.872′ W. Marker is near Charles City, Virginia, in Charles City County. Marker is on John Tyler Memorial Highway (Virginia Route 5) 1.8 miles east of Harrison Landing Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charles City VA 23030, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Westover Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Salem Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Richmond Condita Westover (approx. 1.4 miles away); Westover Plantation (approx. 1.4 miles away); Herring Creek (approx. 1.9 miles away); Berkeley and Harrison's Landing (approx. 2 miles away); First Official Thanksgiving (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charles City.
Also see . . . Evelynton Plantation. (PDF) National Register of Historic Places documentation for the plantation. (Submitted on July 21, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 21, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,149 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 21, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. 2. submitted on June 2, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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