Tangier in Accomack County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2014 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number Q-83.)
Location. 37° 49.693′ N, 75° 59.535′ W. Marker is in Tangier, Virginia, in Accomack County. Marker is on Main Ridge Road near Thomas Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. It is across from Four Brothers Crab House and Ice Cream Deck. Marker is in this post office area: Tangier VA 23440, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Former Site of New Testament Congregation (a few steps from this marker); Ice Cream Stand (a few steps from Welcome To Historic Tangier Island (a few steps from this marker); The Double Six (within shouting distance of this marker); Gladstone Memorial Health Center (within shouting distance of this marker); Tangier Harbor (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Methodist Parsonage (about 300 feet away); Dr. Copter — Flying Medicine to Tangier (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tangier.
Also see . . . Tangier receives historical recognitions, 175-acre island. 2015 article in the Richmond Times-Dispatch by Tee Clarkson. “The group was there to celebrate the dedication of two historical markers on the island and the donation of a neighboring island known as The Uppards to the town of Tangier.” (Submitted on September 12, 2016.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 12, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 12, 2016, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 155 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 12, 2016, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.