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Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Southwest 5

 
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 5 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 13, 2014
1. Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 5 Marker
Inscription.  
Original Federal Boundary
Stone 1921 - 1952
District of Columbia
Placed 1791-1792
Protected by Keystone Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution

 
Erected by Keystone Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Original Federal Boundary Stones marker series.
 
Location. 38° 50.523′ N, 77° 6.406′ W. Marker is in Arlington, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker is on South Walter Reed Drive, on the right when traveling west. Marker is in Lucky Run Park, just west of Route 7. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Arlington VA 22206, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battery Garesché (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Reynolds (approx. ¾ mile away); Rifle Trench (approx. 0.8 miles away); Profile of Fort (approx. 0.8 miles away); Northwest Bastion (approx. 0.8 miles away); Powder Magazine and Filling Room (approx.
Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 5 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 13, 2014
2. Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 5 Marker
0.8 miles away); Fort Ward (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bombproof (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington.
 
Also see . . .
1. Boundary Markers of the Original District of Columbia. (PDF) in Virginia. National Register of Historic Places Multiple Property Documentation Form. (Submitted on April 16, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 

2. Boundary Stones of the District of Columbia. (Submitted on April 16, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
 
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Stump of Boundary Stone SW 5 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 13, 2014
3. Stump of Boundary Stone SW 5
Visible Inscriptions image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne
4. Visible Inscriptions
There are no visible inscriptions on this marker, as his diagram from Hynak's National Register Form shows.
Welcome to Arlington County image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 13, 2014
5. Welcome to Arlington County
This marker now sits on the boundary between Arlington County and the city of Alexandria.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 16, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 345 times since then and 26 times this year. Last updated on October 11, 2019, by Roberto Bernate of Arlington, Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 16, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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