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Gloucester County Marker, Z-99

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: Located in the median of George Washington Memorial Highway (US 17), Saluda, VA 23149. Marker is on left when traveling south on US 17, just after crossing bridge, about two hundred feet north of intersection with Dragon Drive.
GPS Location: 37.584703,-76.603283
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