Yale, Virginia

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Yale, Virginia
Unincorporated community
Yale, Virginia is located in Virginia
Yale, Virginia
Yale, Virginia
Coordinates: 36°50′45″N 77°17′15″W / 36.84583°N 77.28750°W / 36.84583; -77.28750Coordinates: 36°50′45″N 77°17′15″W / 36.84583°N 77.28750°W / 36.84583; -77.28750
Country United States
State Virginia
County Sussex
Elevation 108 ft (33 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 23891
Area code(s) 804
GNIS feature ID 1477738[1]

Yale is an unincorporated community in rural Sussex County, Virginia, United States.[1] Its ZIP code is 23891.[2]

Hunting Quarter Plantation[edit]

The historic Hunting Quarter Plantation, is located near Yale. Hunting Quarter, was built after 1745 by Captain Henry Harrison who fought in the French and Indian War. Captain Harrison was a brother of Benjamin Harrison V, the signer of the Declaration of Independence, and uncle of President William Henry Harrison (1774-1841). "Hunting Quarter" remained in the possession of the Harrison family until 1887. Hunting Quarter is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Yale, Virginia". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ United States Postal Service (2012). "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved 2012-02-15.