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Whitaker’s House Marker, W-45

A mile north of the road is Whitaker's House, headquarters of General W. F. Smith, battle of Williamsburg, May 5, 1862.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1974
Region: Tidewater Region
Geographic Location: York County
Physical Description of Location: 1871-1885 Pocahontas Trail (US 60 northbound), Williamsburg, VA 23185. Marker is on right when traveling north on US 60, about 500 feet prior to junction with Humelsine Parkway (Virginia 199), Williamsburg, VA 23185. There is not a lot of road shoulder to safely pull over and read the marker.
GPS Location: 37.249285,-76.660242
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