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Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Northeast 6

 
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
1. Original Federal Boundary Stone Marker
Inscription.  
Original Federal Boundary Stone
District of Columbia
Placed 1791–1792
Protected by Livingston Manor 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° 56.023′ N, 76° 57.68′ W. Marker is in Mount Rainier, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker is at the intersection of Eastern Avenue and 34th Street, on the right when traveling north on Eastern Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3601 Eastern Avenue, Mount Rainier MD 20712, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historic Fort Lincoln Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dueling Grounds (approx. half a mile away); Bladensburg Dueling Grounds (approx. half
Original Federal Boundary Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
2. Original Federal Boundary Stone Marker
a mile away); The Road to the Capital (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Dueling Grounds (approx. half a mile away); The Road to the Capitol (approx. half a mile away); Marines & Flotillamen (approx. half a mile away); Little Church of Fort Lincoln (approx. half a mile away).
 
Regarding Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Northeast 6. This marker is known as the North East No.6 marker (NE 6), as it is the sixth marker from the North marker along the Northeast boundary between the District of Columbia and Maryland.
 
Also see . . .  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.
Southeast Side of Stone image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
4. Southeast Side of Stone
Southwest Side of Stone image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
5. 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 3, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,729 times since then. Last updated on August 15, 2020, by Roberto Bernate of Arlington, Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 3, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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