Stafford in Stafford County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Austin Run Pyrite Mine
Erected 2014 by Stafford County.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Natural Resources • Railroads & Streetcars.
Location. 38° 27.442′ N, 77° 25.471′ W. Marker is in Stafford, Virginia, in Stafford County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Northampton Boulevard and Mine Road, on the right when traveling east. Located in front of the Hampton Oaks Community Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 80 Northampton Blvd, Stafford VA 22554, 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. The Robertson Quarry (approx. one mile away); The Robertson-Towson House (approx. The Knight House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Peyton’s Ordinary (approx. 1.2 miles away); Truslow Family Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away); Aquia Church (approx. 1.2 miles away); Fleurries (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mary Kittamaquund (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stafford.
More about this marker. Unveiled on August 5, 2014. Part of Stafford's 350 Celebration
Also see . . . Pyrite Mining in Stafford County (MS Word document). (Submitted on August 15, 2014, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 7, 2014, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 573 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 7, 2014, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. 3. submitted on August 15, 2014, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.