Near White Stone in Lancaster County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
69 Slaves Escape to Freedom
Erected 2016 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number J-109.)
Location. 37° 38.29′ N, 76° 24.534′ W. Marker is near White Stone, Virginia, in Lancaster County. Marker is on Mary Ball Road (Virginia Route 3) north of the Norris Bridge, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Route 3 is an east-west route, but at this point if you are eastbound on the route you are actually driving southwest. Marker is in this post office area: White Stone VA 22578, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured The War of 1812/Capture of the Dolphin (a few steps from this marker); Albert Terry Wright (approx. 0.6 miles away); A. T. Wright High School (approx. 0.7 miles away); Irvington World War I Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Christ Church Lancaster (approx. 3 miles away); Corotoman (approx. 3.1 miles away); Christ Church (approx. 3.1 miles away); Dr. Copter — Flying Medicine to Tangier (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in White Stone.
Categories. • African Americans • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 6, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 6, 2016, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 212 times since then and 71 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 6, 2016, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.