Near Weyanoke in Charles City County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Kittiewan and Doctor Rickman
Erected 1977 by Medical Society of Virginia, by authority of Charles City County.
Location. 37° 20.166′ N, 77° 3.094′ W. Marker is near Weyanoke, Virginia, in Charles City County. Marker is at the intersection of John Tyler Memorial Highway (State Highway 5) and Weyanoke Road (State Route 619), on the right when traveling east on John Tyler Memorial Highway. Touch for map. Located in a marker cluster. 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. North Bend (here, next to this marker); Upper Weyanoke (here, next to this marker); Wryanoke & Parrish Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); New Hope & Court House (approx. one mile away); Three Courthouse Essentials (approx. 1.2 miles away); America’s 3rd Oldest Courthouse (approx. 1.2 miles away); Shifting Ground (approx. 1.2 miles away); Charles City C. H. (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weyanoke.
Also see . . . Kittewan. (PDF) National Register documentation. "Its finely crafted paneling would be noteworthy even in a much larger house, and the mantels added to the original woodwork in the late 18th century have a provincial vigor which adds to the interest of the decoration." (Submitted on July 23, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Colonial Era • Science & Medicine • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 22, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,386 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 22, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 29, 2010, by Patrick O'Neill of Burke, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.