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Corotoman J-85 | Marker History

Corotoman Marker, J-85

This place was three miles south. Little remains of the house. John Carter obtained patents for a large grant here before 1654, but the place is better known as the home of his son, Robert ("King") Carter. In April, 1814, the British, raiding in the Chesapeake region, pillaged the plantation.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1948
Region: Northern Neck-Middle Peninsula and Eastern Shore Region
Geographic Location: Lancaster County
Physical Description of Location: Located on Christ Church Road, 0.25 miles south of the junction of Christ Church Road and Weems Road (Rt. 222). Marker is on the right when traveling south on Christ Church Road.
GPS Location: 37.681471,-76.42332
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