Dumfries in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Fortuna Center Plaza Merchants.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Notable Buildings • War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1765.
Location. 38° 35.818′ N, 77° 19.963′ W. Marker is in Dumfries, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker is on Fortuna Center Plaza near Dumfries Road (Virginia Route 234), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Weems Botts Museum (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cabin Branch Pyrite Mine (about 500 feet away); Potomac Path (about 500 feet away); Rippon Lodge (about 500 feet away); Troop Movements and Camp (approx. half a mile away); “Camp Fisher” Civil War Campsite (approx. 0.6 miles away); Alexander Henderson (approx. one mile away); Little Union Baptist Church (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dumfries.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Williams Ordinary is blessed with two interpretive markers, and this link will help you find them.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 13, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,655 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on February 12, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 2. submitted on October 5, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 3. submitted on February 12, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 4, 5. submitted on October 4, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 6. submitted on October 5, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.