Woodside in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, North Cornerstone
District of Columbia
Protected by Maryland Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
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° 59.761′ N, 77° 2.456′ W. Marker is in Woodside, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from East West Highway (Route 410) 0.3 miles west of 16th Street (Route 390), on the right when traveling east. Marker is about 50 feet south of the roadway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Silver Spring MD 20910, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. MARC Train #286 (approx. ¼ mile away); Xeriscape Demonstration Project (approx. half a mile away); Ferdinand Rudolph Hassler (approx. 0.6 miles away); Modern Banking24-Hour Service (approx. 0.6 miles away); Confederate Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); Geodetic Marker (approx. 0.7 miles away); Two Roads (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Woodside.
More about this marker. This marker is known as the North marker, as it marks the most northern part of the District of Columbia.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. The other 3 corner boundary stones.
Also see . . .
1. DC DAR site on the Boundary Stones. (Submitted on February 3, 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.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 3, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,855 times since then. Last updated on August 16, 2020, by Roberto Bernate of Arlington, Virginia. Photos: 1. submitted on April 13, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on February 3, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. 8. submitted on April 13, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.