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

Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Northeast 4

 
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 4 Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
1. Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 4 Marker
Inscription.  
Original Federal Boundary Stone
District of Columbia
Placed 1791-1792
Protected by Elizabeth Jackson Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
1916

 
Erected 1916 by 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° 57.284′ N, 76° 59.293′ W. Marker is in Chillum, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker is on Eastern Avenue north of Sargent Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5101 Eastern Avenue, Hyattsville MD 20782, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Memory of Those Who Lost Their Lives on June 22, 2009 (approx. 0.8 miles away in District of Columbia); WOOK-TV Building (approx. 0.9 miles away in District of Columbia); Marlon Francisco Morales
Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 4 Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
2. Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 4 Marker
(approx. 0.9 miles away in District of Columbia); Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Northeast 5 (approx. one mile away); Fort Totten (approx. one mile away in District of Columbia); Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Northeast 3 (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Fort Totten (approx. one mile away in District of Columbia); a different marker also named Fort Totten (approx. 1.1 miles away in District of Columbia).
 
Regarding Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Northeast 4. This marker is known as the North East No.4 marker (NE 4), as it is the fourth marker from the North marker along the Northeast boundary between the District of Columbia and Maryland.
 
Also see . . .
1. DC DAR website on Boundary Stones. (Submitted on February 4, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.)
2. Boundary Stones of the District of Columbia. (Submitted on April 3, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
 
Northeast Side of Stone image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
3. Northeast Side of Stone
Facing the state of Maryland.
Northwest Side of Stone image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
4. Northwest Side of Stone
Southeast Side of Stone image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
5. Southeast Side of Stone
Southwest Side of Stone image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
6. Southwest Side of Stone
Facing the "Jurisdiction of the United States".
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 4, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,551 times since then. Last updated on August 15, 2020, by Roberto Bernate of Arlington, Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 4, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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