Dumfries in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Cabin Branch Pyrite Mine
Erected by Fortuna Center Plaza Merchants.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Notable Places. A significant historical year for this entry is 1889.
Location. 38° 35.749′ N, 77° 20.011′ W. Marker is in Dumfries, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker is on Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4424 Fortuna Center Plaza, Dumfries VA 22025, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Potomac Path (within shouting distance of this marker); Weems Botts Museum (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Williams Ordinary (about 500 feet away); Rippon Lodge (about 700 feet away); Troop Movements and Camp (approx. half a mile away); “Camp Fisher” Civil War Campsite (approx. 0.6 miles away); Alexander Henderson (approx. 1.1 miles away); Little Union Baptist Church (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dumfries.
Also see . . . National Park Service article about the Cabin Branch Pyrite Mine. (Submitted on February 13, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 2, 2023. It was originally submitted on February 12, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,721 times since then and 67 times this year. Last updated on October 2, 2023, by N. Jozsa of Woodbridge, Virginia. Photos: 1. submitted on April 9, 2016, by Frank Harder Sr. of Dumfries, Virginia. 2. submitted on February 12, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 3. submitted on February 13, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.