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Falls Church, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Pre-History - 1700

 
 
Pre-History - 1700 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), November 28, 2021
1. Pre-History - 1700 Marker
Inscription.  The Tauxenant (Dogue) native peoples camped here annually for thousands of years. First European settlers built Big Chimneys, a log farmhouse nearby.
 
Erected 2016 by Tinner Hill Heritage Trail.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureColonial EraNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Virginia, Falls Church, Tinner Hill Heritage Trail series list.
 
Location. 38° 52.768′ N, 77° 10.662′ W. Marker is in Falls Church, Virginia. Marker is on South Washington Street (U.S. 29) 0.1 miles south of Tinner Hill Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 510 S Washington St, Falls Church VA 22046, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1733 - 1769 (here, next to this marker); Early Settlers (here, next to this marker); 1781 (here, next to this marker); Tinner Hill (a few steps from this marker); Stonemasons
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(a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Tinner Hill (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Tinner Hill (a few steps from this marker); Tinner Hill Heritage Trail (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Falls Church.
 
Pre-History - 1700 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), November 28, 2021
2. Pre-History - 1700 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 29, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 28, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 87 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 28, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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