Near Vienna in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Crossroads to War
Erected 2009 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number T 46-b.)
Location. 38° 55.956′ N, 77° 18.297′ W. Marker is near Vienna, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is at the intersection of Hunter Mill Road (County Route 674) and Hunter Station Road, on the right when traveling north on Hunter Mill Road. Click for map. The marker stands at the intersection with the W&OD Trail. Marker is in this post office area: Vienna VA 22182, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hunter Station (a few steps from this marker); Hunterís Mill (a few steps from this marker); Strategic Junction (a few steps from this marker); Cartersville Baptist Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Terror by the Tracks (approx. one mile away); The Springhouse (approx. 1.2 miles away); Cavalry Engagement near Hunter's Mill (approx. 1.9 miles away); Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts (approx. 2.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Vienna.
Also see . . . Hunter's Mill Defense League. The League sponsored this marker. One of the organization's goals is to protect the scenic and historic character of the Hunter's Mill Road community. Their remarkably high quality DVD provides a detailed history of the Civil War activities in the area.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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