Gloucester County Marker, Z-8

Formed in 1651 from York, and named for Gloucester County, England. Bacon, the rebel, died in this county in 1676. Gloucester Point was the outpost of Cornwallis at Yorktown, 1781.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1928
Region: Northern Neck-Middle Peninsula and Eastern Shore Region
Geographic Location: Gloucester County
Physical Description of Location: Piankatank, VA 23128. Located on John Clayton Memorial Hwy (Rt. 3), 0.5 miles east of the junction of John Clayton Memorial Hwy (Rt. 3) and Burkes Pond Road. Marker is on the left when traveling east on John Clayton Memorial Hwy (Rt. 3).
GPS Location: 37.465133,-76.446326
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