ZZ-PWC010 Leesylvania

Marker text: LEESYLVANIA

This historically important property was part of a land grant dating back to 1658 and was the site of "Leesylvania," the home of Henry Lee II (1729-1789). The Neabsco Iron Foundry, which was located nearby, furnished "Pig Iron and Shot" to the Virginia Navy and also helped to equip the Commonwealth's militia during the Revolution.

This Plaque Erected by the Tidewater Oil Company, 1958

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