Just to the west stands the law office occupied in early life by Lieutenant-General Winfield Scott, commander of the United States Army, 1841-1861. Scott, born near here, June 13, 1786, was admitted to the bar in 1806 and entered the army in 1808. He died, May 29, 1866.
Geographic Location: Dinwiddie County
Physical Description of Location: Dinwiddie, VA 23841. Located on Boydton Plank Road (Hwy 1), 0.25 miles west of the intersection of Boydton Plank Road (Hwy 1) and Courthouse Road. Marker is on the right when traveling west on Boydton Plank Road (Hwy 1).
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