Near Stafford in Stafford County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom
Erected 2009 by Stafford County.
Location. 38° 23.375′ N, 77° 18.947′ W. Marker is near Stafford, Virginia, in Stafford County. Marker is on Brooke Road (County Route 608) half a mile north of Thorny Point Road (County Route 685), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Aquia Landing Beach Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2846 Brooke Road, Stafford VA 22554, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Steamships, Stages and Slave Trade (here, next to this marker); Early Escape Route (here, next to this marker); Gateway to Freedom Aquia Landing (within shouting distance of this marker); Patawomeck Tribe Village (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Aquia Landing (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Aquia Landing (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mason's Homestead (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stafford.
Also see . . . Aquia Landing Park. Stafford County Parks and Recreation (Submitted on August 3, 2014.)
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 3, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 276 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 3, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.