Ships, Tobacco & Trade18th century commerce moved by water whenever possible. Yorktown's waterfront reflected this. Tobacco warehouses, ship's chandleries, grogshops and wharves lined the waterfront ? Among them passed the diverse array of merchants and sailors, planters and inspectors, travelers, laborers, and slaves who kept business moving briskly.
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|Placed By||Colonial National Historical Park, National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 7:18am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 366446 N 4122078|
|Decimal Degrees||37.23566667, -76.50561667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 14.14', W 76° 30.337'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 14' 8.40" N, 76° 30' 20.22" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 600-630 Water St, Yorktown VA 23690, US|
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