Occoquan in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Occoquan River Bridges
Erected by Town of Occoquan.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Virginia, Historic Occoquan marker series.
Location. 38° 41.149′ N, 77° 15.761′ W. Marker is in Occoquan, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker is on Mill Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Occoquan VA 22125, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Dogue Indians (a few steps from this marker); Town of Occoquan (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Occoquan - Center for the Processing of Grain (within shouting distance of this marker); Occoquan (within shouting distance of this marker); Ellicott’s Mill (within shouting distance Rockledge (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Methodist Church (about 600 feet away); Commerce Street (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Occoquan.
More about this marker. Marker is located at the end of Mill Street, along a footpath leading to the footbridge.
Regarding Occoquan River Bridges. Pictures of the Iron Pratt Truss Bridge being destroyed by Hurricane Agnes are available for viewing in the Mill House Museum.
A Town Gala is scheduled for October 14, 2007 to accompany a formal dedication of the newest bridge, and to coincide with the Virginia 2007 theme for the month of October, “Local History Month.”
Categories. • 20th Century • Bridges & Viaducts • Colonial Era • Notable Persons • Roads & Vehicles •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,461 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.