"? a bright light over by the bay."When Capt. Jefferson C. Phillips's Confederate troops set the town of Hampton on fire on the evening of August 7, 1861, a house that stood on this King Street site was one of the many structures destroyed. Archaeology tells the story of its demise.
|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 6:57pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 380471 N 4098465|
|Decimal Degrees||37.02478333, -76.34378333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 1.487', W 76° 20.627'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 1' 29.22" N, 76° 20' 37.62" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 602 Settlers Landing Rd, Hampton VA 23669, US|
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