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Fredericksburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Historic Kenmore

 
 
Historic Kenmore Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 10, 2008
1. Historic Kenmore Marker
Inscription. 1775 Home of Fielding Lewis and his wife Betty, sister of George Washington.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 38° 18.213′ N, 77° 27.998′ W. Marker is in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Lewis Street on Washington Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1201 Washington Avenue, Fredericksburg VA 22401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Rogers Clark (within shouting distance of this marker); Hugh Mercer (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); To the Confederate Dead (about 500 feet away); Confederate Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Religious Liberty (approx. 0.2 miles away); Meditation Rock (approx. 0.2 miles away); Col. George Eskridge Memorial Tree (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Barton Street Potter's Field (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fredericksburg.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Historic Kenmore Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 10, 2008
2. Historic Kenmore Marker
Historic Kenmore image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 10, 2008
3. Historic Kenmore
Historic Kenmore Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, July 18, 2008
4. Historic Kenmore Marker
Kenmore image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 10, 2008
5. Kenmore
has been designated a
Registered National
Historic Landmark
under the provisions of the Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935 this site possesses exceptional value in commemorating or illustrating the history of the United States
U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
1970
Historic Kenmore image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 10, 2008
6. Historic Kenmore
The restoration of the brounds of Kenmore and the brick wall enclosing them is the gift of The Garden Club of Virginia
Begun February 22, 1924
Completed February 22, 1932
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 490 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.   4. submitted on , by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.   5, 6. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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