Lawne’s Creek Marker, K-239

Named for Christopher Lawne, who settled at the mouth of the creek in 1619. In 1634 the plantations hereabouts became the county of Warrascoyack. In 1637 the name was changed to Isle of Wight.

Marker Information:
Additional Information: Marker reported missing, no Commonwealth or Federal replacement funding available. Will only be replaced if a private sponsor funds replacement.
Region: Tidewater Region
Geographic Location: Isle of Wight County
Physical Description of Location: Smithfield, VA 23430. Located on Old Stage Hwy (Rt 10), 2 miles northwest of the junction of Old Stage Hwy (Rt 10) and State Route 621. Marker is on the right when traveling northwest on Old Stage Hwy (Rt 10).
GPS Location: 37.075152,-76.692267
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