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Fort Davis in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 2

 
 
SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 19, 2014
1. SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone Marker
Inscription.
Original Federal Boundary Stone
District of Columbia
Placed 1791-1792
Protected by Marcia Burns Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
1916

 
Erected 1916 by Marcia Burns Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Original Federal Boundary Stones marker series.
 
Location. 38° 52.345′ N, 76° 56.128′ W. Marker is in Fort Davis, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Southern Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4376 Southern Avenue Southeast, Washington DC 20019, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort DuPont (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Davis (approx. 0.9 miles away); Woodlawn Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 3 (approx. one mile away); Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1 (approx. one mile away); Fort Chaplin (approx. 1.1 miles away); Fort Mahan (approx. 1.5 miles away); A Whirl on the Ferris Wheel (approx. 1.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Boundary Stones of the District of Columbia
SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 19, 2014
2. SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone Marker
. (Submitted on April 21, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Man-Made Features
 
SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 19, 2014
3. SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone Marker
SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 19, 2014
4. SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone Marker
SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 19, 2014
5. SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone
"Jurisdic
tion
of the
United States
Miles 2"
SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 19, 2014
6. SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone
"Var 4'E"
SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 19, 2014
7. SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone
"Maryland"
SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 19, 2014
8. SE 2 Original Federal Boundary Stone
"1792"
W. S. S. D. <br> B. M. 1311 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 19, 2014
9. W. S. S. D.
B. M. 1311
Bolt marker on the Southwest (Maryland) side of boundary stone SE 2.
Southeast No. 2 <br>Near Bowen Road<br>in open pasture. image. Click for full size.
By Fred E. Woodward
10. Southeast No. 2
Near Bowen Road
in open pasture.
Fred Woodward's assistant marked the stone for photography when they visited in 1905. (See A Ramble Along the Boundary Stones of the District of Columbia with a Camera, Columbia Historical Society Records, Vol. 10. 1907.)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 445 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on January 23, 2017.
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