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Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7

 
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, January 20, 2008
1. Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7 Marker
Inscription.
Original Federal
Boundary Stone
District of Columbia
Place 1791 - 92
Protected by
Patriots' Memorial Chapter
Daughters of the
American Revolution
1965

 
Erected 1965 by the Patriot's Memorial 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° 57.907′ N, 77° 4.825′ W. Marker is in Chevy Chase, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Western Avenue and Cedar Parkway. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5600 Western Avenue, Chevy Chase MD 20815, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Colonel Joseph Belt (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Bayard (approx. 0.8 miles away in District of Columbia); Fort Reno (approx. one mile away in District of Columbia); The Civil War Defenses of Washington (approx. one mile away in District of Columbia); a different marker also named Fort Reno
Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7 Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 2, 2015
2. Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7 Marker
(approx. one mile away in District of Columbia); a different marker also named Fort Reno (approx. one mile away in District of Columbia); Three R's (approx. one mile away in District of Columbia); In Touch with the World (approx. 1.1 miles away in District of Columbia).
 
Regarding Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7. The DAR fence was removed from this marker in the 1940s. The DAR plaque affixed directly to the stone was dedicated on January 13, 1965.
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPolitical Subdivisions
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, January 20, 2008
3. Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7 Marker
1792
Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7 Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 2, 2015
4. Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7 Marker
The DAR marker has been removed from the boundary stone and affixed to a small cement pedestal. The bushes around the home have grown considerably.
Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, February 19, 2006
5. Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7
Jurisdiction of the United States
Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, January 20, 2008
6. Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7
Var 0° 59' E
Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, January 20, 2008
7. Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7
Maryland 3
Corner of Cedar and Western image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, February 19, 2006
8. Corner of Cedar and Western
The marker is visible in the front yard of 5600 Western Avenue in this 2006 photo.
W S S D  &nbspB. M. 718 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, February 19, 2006
9. W S S D   B. M. 718
This bench mark is bolted off center on the top of Boundary Stone NW 7.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.   2. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   3. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.   4. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   5, 6, 7, 8, 9. 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 June 16, 2016.
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