Arlington in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Known Units Garrisoned at Fort Runyon
2d New Jersey Infantry (three months) ★ May 1861
3d New Jersey Infantry (three months) ★ May 1861
21st New York Infantry ★ May - August 1861 ★ Construction
25th New York National Guard ★ August 1861
1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery, Cos. C, F ★ November 1861
1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery, Co. C ★ February - April 1862
2nd New York Heavy Artillery, Co. E ★ September 1863
Erected by The Boeing Company.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts or Castles • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Defenses of Washington series list.
Location. 38° 51.919′ N, 77° 2.97′ 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 Union Soldier (here, next to this marker); Fort Runyon after the Civil War (here, next to this marker); Arlington Transformed by War (here, next to this marker); The Defenses of Washington (here, next to this marker); The March Across the Long Bridge (a few steps from this marker); Fort Runyon: Defending the Capital (a few steps from this marker); A Historic Junction (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); 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 86 times since then and 38 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on June 7, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.