Mecklenburg County Marker, Z-38

Formed in 1764 from Lunenburg, and named for Princess Charlotte, of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, queen of George III. A small army under the command of rebel Nathaniel Bacon destroyed the town of the Occaneechee Indians near Clarksville in 1676.

Marker Information:
Additional Information: Original Marker Replaced under Replacement Marker Program using Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (TEA-21) Funds. A Federal program enacted into law in 1998.
Date Approved by DHR: 12/18/08
Year On Marker: 2008
Region: Southside Region
Geographic Location: Brunswick County
Physical Description of Location: Brodnax, VA 23920. Located on Piney Pond Road (Hwy 58), 0.25 miles west of the intersection of Piney Pond Road (Hwy 58) and Co. Road 657. Marker is on the left when traveling west on Piney Pond Road (Hwy 58).
GPS Location: 36.706077,-78.03329
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