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Old Rappahannock Courthouse N-18 | Marker History

Old Rappahannock Courthouse Marker, N-18

About half a mile northeast stood the old courthouse and clerk's office of Rappahannock County, 1665-1693. To this courthouse Thomas Goodrich and Benjamin Goodrich, ordered to appear with halters around their necks, came to express their penitence for taking part in Bacon's Rebellion in l676.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1929
Region: Northern Neck-Middle Peninsula and Eastern Shore Region
Geographic Location: Essex County
Physical Description of Location: North, VA 22436. Located on Tidewater Trail (Hwy 17), less than 1/5 of a mile east of the intersection of Tidewater Trail (Hwy 17) and State Route 624. Marker is on the left when traveling east on Tidewater Trail (Hwy 17).
GPS Location: 37.98235,-76.960112
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