Colonial Post Office Marker, N-10

Here was Newpost, headquarters of Alexander Spotswood (Governor of Virginia, 1710-22), deputy postmaster general for the colonies, 1730-39. Spotswood also had an iron furnace here.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1928
Region: Fredericksburg-Culpeper-Warrenton and Upper Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Spotsylvania County
Physical Description of Location: 10167-10203 Tidewater Trail (Virginia 2), about .4 miles north on intersection with Mills Drive (US 17), Fredericksburg, VA 22408.
GPS Location: 38.2372912410,-77.4107811330
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