Dismal Swamp Marker, U-130
This swamp was visited by William Byrd in 1728. In 1763, George Washington made explorations in it and organized a company to drain it for farm land. Lake Drummond is in its midst.
Marker Information:Additional Information: Marker reported missing, no Commonwealth or Federal replacement funding available. Will only be replaced if a private sponsor funds replacement.
Geographic Location: Suffolk
Physical Description of Location: Marker location is an estimate at the time marker was approved by DHR. Actual location will be updated when marker is cast and erected.
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