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Arlington in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 7

 
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 7 Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 2, 2015
1. Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 7 Marker
Inscription.
In 1801, this stone represented Arlington's limits.
In 2001, this school represents Arlington's boundless horizon.

Arlington County Virginia Bicentennial
1801-2001
200 Years of Community

 
Erected 2001.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Original Federal Boundary Stones marker series.
 
Location. 38° 51.737′ N, 77° 7.963′ W. Marker is in Arlington, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker can be reached from 5995 S. 5th Rd.. Click for map. This marker is on the grounds of the Kenmore Middle School. From the parking lot at the entrance, head left to an asphalted walking path. The marker is about 100 yards along the path to the left. Marker is in this post office area: Arlington VA 22204, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Moses Ball Grant (approx. ¼ mile away); Carlin Community Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Ball-Carlin Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Ball House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Glencarlyn Station (approx. half a mile away); Carlin Springs
Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 7 Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 2, 2015
2. Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 7 Marker
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Mary Carlin House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lincoln Reviews Troops at Bailey’s Crossroads (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Arlington.
 
Regarding Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 7. This marker is probably in error, with the stone being one of the original Federal boundary stones set in 1791-1792 (SW 7).
 
Categories. Colonial EraMan-Made Features
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 7 Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 2, 2015
3. Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 7 Marker
Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 7 Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 2, 2015
4. Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 7 Marker
The stone has been badly damaged or worn, but part of the "Jurisdiction of the United States" original inscription can still be seen.
 
 
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