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Near McLean in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Northwest 3

 
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 3 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 20, 2019
1. Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 3 Marker
Inscription.  
Original Federal Boundary Stone
District of Columbia
Placed 1791 - 1792

 
Erected 1967 by Arlington House Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Political Subdivisions. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Original Federal Boundary Stones series lists.
 
Location. 38° 55.476′ N, 77° 7.937′ W. Marker is near McLean, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker can be reached from North Tazewell Street north of 40th Street North, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4013 North Tazewell Street, Arlington VA 22207, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Walker Chapel (approx. ¼ mile away); Fort Ethan Allen (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Ethan Allen (approx. 0.4 miles away); Welcome to Fort Ethan Allen (approx. 0.4 miles away);
Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 3 image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 20, 2019
2. Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 3
A Defensive Stronghold, Heavily Armed (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Bastion-Style Fort Is a Mighty Fortress (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Defensive Artillery Fort (approx. 0.4 miles away); The View in 1865 (approx. 0.4 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The marker is located in the backyard of a private residence. Please obtain permission from the homeowner before going to the backyard.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 20, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 103 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on August 15, 2020, by Roberto Bernate of Arlington, Virginia. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 20, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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