Yorktown's Waterfront

Yorktown's Waterfront (HM733)

Location: Yorktown, VA 23690 York County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 14.14', W 76° 30.337'

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Ships, Tobacco & Trade

18th 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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HM NumberHM733
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Placed ByColonial National Historical Park, National Park Service
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 7:18am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 366446 N 4122078
Decimal Degrees37.23566667, -76.50561667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 14.14', W 76° 30.337'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 14' 8.40" N, 76° 30' 20.22" W
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Area Code(s)757
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 600-630 Water St, Yorktown VA 23690, US
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