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

Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6

 
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
1. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker
Inscription.
Original Federal
Boundary Stone Southeast 6
District of Columbia 1791–1792
Plaque placed in 2014 by
Martha Washington Chapter NSDAR
Washington, DC

 
Erected 2014 by Martha Washington Chapter NSDAR.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Original Federal Boundary Stones marker series.
 
Location. 38° 49.888′ N, 76° 59.277′ W. Marker is in Washington Highlands, 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: 901 Southern Avenue Southeast, Washington DC 20032, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 6 (here, next to this marker but has been reported missing); Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 5 (approx. one mile away); Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 7 (approx. one mile away in Maryland); Fort Carroll (approx. 1.1 miles away); Fort Greble (approx. 1.5 miles away); In Memory of Col. Raynal C. Bolling
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
2. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker
(approx. 1.5 miles away); Republic F-105D Thunderchief (approx. 1.6 miles away); St. Elizabeths Hospital (approx. 1.7 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Southeast #6 Boundary Marker. (PDF) National Register of Historic Places Registration Form, 1996. (Submitted on April 12, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. Man-Made Features
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
3. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
4. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
5. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6
Jurisdic
tion
of the
United
States
Miles 6
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
6. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6
Maryland
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
7. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6
1792
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
8. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6
Var. 18' E
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 image. Click for full size.
By Fred E Woodward, 1906
9. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6
When Fred Woodward visited this stone on his 1906 “Ramble”, he found it on a “platueau near Wheeler Road—in a truck garden.”
Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 6 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, August 21, 2005
10. Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 6
The Original 1916 DAR plaque was nearly unreadable in 2005.

Original Federal Boundary Stone
District of Columbia
Placed 1791-1792
Protected by the Martha Washington Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
1916
Daughters of the American Revolution image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
11. Daughters of the American Revolution
The DAR seal on the 2014 plaque appears to have been applied upside-down.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 258 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. 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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