Arlington in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Fort Runyon: Defending the Capital
Erected by The Boeing Company.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • Forts or Castles • Roads & Vehicles • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Defenses of Washington series list.
Location. 38° 51.929′ N, 77° 2.978′ W. Marker is in Arlington, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker is on 6th Street South east of Long Bridge Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 929 Long Bridge Drive, Arlington VA 22202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The March Across the Long Bridge (here, next to this marker); The Defenses of WashingtonArlington Transformed by War (a few steps from this marker); The Union Soldier (a few steps from this marker); Known Units Garrisoned at Fort Runyon (a few steps from this marker); Fort Runyon after the Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); A Historic Junction (approx. 0.2 miles away); New and Renewed Land (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 7, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 7, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 98 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 7, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.