Sterling in Loudoun County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Fairfax Harrison in that monumental history of the region, "Landmarks of the Old Prince William," stated that it might be called the "Washington Road."
Location. 39° 1.116′ N, 77° 24.339′ W. Marker is in Sterling, Virginia, in Loudoun County. Marker is on Old Vestals Gap Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located along the walking path and service road which follows the old road trace in Claude Moore Park. Marker is in this post office area: Sterling VA 20164, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Vestal's Gap Road (within shouting distance of this marker); The Braddock Campaign (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Vestal's Gap Road (about 500 feet away); Guilford Signal Station (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named George Washington (about 600 feet away); Lanesville Architecture (about 600 feet away); Lanesville Historic Area (about 600 feet away); Lanesville House and Vestal's Gap Road (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sterling.
Categories. • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 18, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 827 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 18, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.