Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Temple Hills in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Southeast 6

 
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
1. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker
Inscription.  
Original Federal
Boundary Stone Southeast 6
District of Columbia 1791–1792
Plaque placed in 2014 by
Martha Washington Chapter NSDAR
Washington, DC

 
Erected 2014 by Martha Washington Chapter National Society of the 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° 49.886′ N, 76° 59.277′ W. Marker is in Temple Hills, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker is on Southern Avenue south of Wheeler Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 901 Southern Avenue Southeast, Capitol Heights MD 20743, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 6 (was here, next to this marker but has been reported missing. ); Welcome to St. Elizabeths East (approx. 0.9 miles away in District of Columbia); Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Southeast 5 (approx.
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
2. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker
one mile away); Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Southeast 7 (approx. one mile away); Congress Heights School (approx. one mile away in District of Columbia); Fort Carroll (approx. 1.1 miles away in District of Columbia); Fort Greble (approx. 1 miles away in District of Columbia); In Memory of Col. Raynal C. Bolling (approx. 1 miles away in District of Columbia). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Temple Hills.
 
Also see . . .  Southeast #6 Boundary Marker. (PDF) National Register of Historic Places Registration Form, 1996. (Submitted on April 12, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPolitical Subdivisions
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
3. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
4. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 Marker
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
5. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6
Jurisdic
tion
of the
United
States
Miles 6
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
6. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6
Maryland
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
7. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6
1792
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
8. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6
Var. 18' E
Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6 image. Click for full size.
By Fred E Woodward, 1906
9. Original Federal Boundary Stone Southeast 6
When Fred Woodward visited this stone on his 1906 “Ramble”, he found it on a “platueau near Wheeler Road—in a truck garden.”
Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 6 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, August 21, 2005
10. Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 6
The Original 1916 DAR plaque was nearly unreadable in 2005.

Original Federal Boundary Stone
District of Columbia
Placed 1791-1792
Protected by the Martha Washington Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
1916
Daughters of the American Revolution image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 11, 2015
11. Daughters of the American Revolution
The DAR seal on the 2014 plaque appears to have been applied upside-down.
 

More. Search the internet for Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Southeast 6.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 12, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 364 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on October 11, 2019, by Roberto Bernate of Arlington, Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on April 12, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement