Essex County Marker, Z-166

Formed in 1691 from Old Rappahannock County, and named for Essex County, England. R. M. T. Hunter, United States Senator and Confederate Secretary of State, lived in this county.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1929
Region: Northern Neck-Middle Peninsula and Eastern Shore Region
Geographic Location: Essex County
Physical Description of Location: Tappahannock, VA 22560. Located on Richmond-Tappahannock Hwy (Hwy 360), 0.5 miles west of the junction of Richmond-Tappahannock Hwy (Hwy 360) and Dunbrooke Road. Marker is on the right when traveling west on Richmond-Tappahannock Hwy (Hwy 360).
GPS Location: 37.829211,-76.950398
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