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Near Charles City in Charles City County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Greenway

 
 
Greenway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, July 25, 2008
1. Greenway Marker
Inscription. This was the home of John Tyler, Governor of Virginia, 1808-1811. His son, John Tyler, President of the United States, was born here, March 29, 1790.
 
Erected 1928 by Conservation and Development Commission. (Marker Number V-10.)
 
Location. 37° 20.371′ N, 77° 4.937′ W. Marker is near Charles City, Virginia, in Charles City County. Marker is on John Tyler Memorial Highway (Virginia Route 5), on the right when traveling west. 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. Eye Witness to a Revolution (approx. 0.6 miles away); Shifting Ground (approx. 0.6 miles away); Three Courthouse Essentials (approx. 0.6 miles away); America’s 3rd Oldest Courthouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); Charles City C. H. (approx. 0.7 miles away); New Hope & Court House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Swineyards - Willcox Wharf (approx. 1½ miles away); Grant's Crossing (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charles City.
 
Also see . . .  Greenway. (PDF) National Register documentation for Greenway. (Submitted on July 26, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
John Tyler Memorial Hwy (facing east). image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 24, 2009
2. John Tyler Memorial Hwy (facing east).
Greenway image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 24, 2009
3. Greenway
Greenway, Charles City County image. Click for full size.
National Register of Historic Places
4. Greenway, Charles City County
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 3,309 times since then and 135 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on December 12, 2011, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania.   2, 3. submitted on October 25, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.   4. submitted on December 9, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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