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

Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Southeast 5

 
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 5 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 9, 2013
1. Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 5 Marker
Inscription.  
Original Federal Boundary Stone
District of Columbia
Placed 1791-1792
Protected by Louisa Adams Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
1916

 
Erected 1916 by Louisa Adams Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution. (Marker Number SE5.)
 
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° 50.502′ N, 76° 58.492′ W. Marker is in Temple Hills, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker is on Southern Avenue south of 23rd Parkway, on the right when traveling north. In front of the Southern Avenue Metro Station. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4000 19th Avenue, Temple Hills MD 20748, 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. Activist Grove (1833-1845) (approx. ¾ mile away in District of Columbia); Escape Allée (1838) (approx. ¾ mile away in District of Columbia);
Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 5 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 9, 2013
2. Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 5 Marker
Memorial Grove (1841-1895) (approx. ¾ mile away in District of Columbia); Freedom Grove (1838) (approx. 0.8 miles away in District of Columbia); Welcome to St. Elizabeths East (approx. 0.9 miles away in District of Columbia); Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Southeast 4 (approx. one mile away); Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Southeast 6 (approx. one mile away); Battery Ricketts (approx. one mile away in District of Columbia). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Temple Hills.
 
Also see . . .  Boundary Stones of the District of Columbia. (Submitted on April 16, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
 
Jurisdiction of the United States<br>Miles 5 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 9, 2013
3. Jurisdiction of the United States
Miles 5
Maryland image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 9, 2013
4. Maryland
Var 21' E image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 9, 2013
5. Var 21' E
1792 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 9, 2013
6. 1792
SE 5<br>Covered in Weeds, 2005 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, August 21, 2005
7. SE 5
Covered in Weeds, 2005
Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Southeast 4 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Roberto Bernate, October 1, 2018
8. Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Southeast 4 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 16, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 594 times since then. Last updated on August 17, 2020, by Roberto Bernate of Arlington, Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on April 16, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.   8. submitted on October 11, 2019, by Roberto Bernate of Arlington, Virginia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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