Falls Church in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Lincoln Reviews Troops at Bailey’s Crossroads
Erected 1992 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number T-40.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Defenses of Washington marker series.
Location. 38° 51.254′ N, 77° 8.162′ W. Marker is in Falls Church, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is at the intersection of Leesburg Pike (Virginia Route 7) and Charles Street, on the right when traveling west on Leesburg Pike. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Falls Church VA 22041, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bailey’s Crossroads Civil War Engagements Bailey’s Crossroads (approx. 0.3 miles away); J.E.B. Stuart at Munson’s Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 7 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Moses Ball Grant (approx. 0.6 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Abraham Lincoln Reviews Troops. This page has a reproduction of a Harper's Weekly engraving of Lincoln Reviewing the Troops. (Submitted on March 18, 2006.)
2. Nov 20, 1861:Thousands Attend Grand Review at Baileys Crossroads. (Submitted on November 20, 2011, by Steven Berkowitz of Annnandale, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 18, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,832 times since then and 130 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 18, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 3. submitted on March 2, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.