Manassas in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
James Robinson House
Erected 1991 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number G-16.)
Location. 38° 49.177′ N, 77° 31.315′ W. Marker is in Manassas, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker is on Lee Highway (formerly the Warrenton Turnpike) (U.S. 29) north of Sudley Road (Virginia Route 234), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is just north of the Manassas National Battlefield Parkís Stone House parking lot, on the right as you travel north on US Route 29. Marker is in this post office area: Manassas VA 20109, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Outnumbered (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Battle of Manassas (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named First Battle of Manassas (approx. 0.2 miles away); Henry House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Robinson House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stone House – Battlefield Landmark (approx. 0.2 miles away); Attack From Matthews Hill (approx. ľ mile away); Confederates Rally (approx. ľ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Manassas.
More about this marker. This marker stands with three other markers on the side of the road. There is a small gravel pulloff on Lee Highway at these markers. They can also be reached on foot from the Manassas National Battlefield Parkís Stone House parking lot and, at are a pleasant walk from from the parkís Visitors Center on Sudley Road.
Warrenton Turnpike (once U.S. 211), now Lee Highway (once U.S. 29/211), runs east-west through this area. It once had two route numbers, 29 and 211. Route 211 was the east-west route from New Market, Virginia to Washington, D.C. Route 29, a north-south route from Pensacola, Florida to Baltimore,
Also see . . . Presenting Race and Slavery at Historic Sites - Manassas National Battlefield Park. There is a photo of the Robinson House foundation on the first page of this Portable Document Format file. (Submitted on October 10, 2006.)
Categories. • African Americans • Notable Buildings • War, US Civil •
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