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Clifton in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Sutphin House

Ca. 1951

 
 
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By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
1. Sutphin House Marker
Inscription. This country cottage was built by Alvin, Ollie and Lewie Poe on land once a part of Detwiler's Dairy Farm. The construction is fir lumber, featuring old schoolhouse windows on the back porch. Mrs. Sutphin resided here for over 45 years and served as President of the Women's Auxiliary to the Clifton Volunteer Fire Department. “Miss Julia” was always there to welcome the volunteer firemen warm refreshments upon their return from a fire alarm.
 
Location. 38° 46.83′ N, 77° 23.046′ W. Marker is in Clifton, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is on School Street west of Water Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12644 School Street, Clifton VA 20124, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Susan Riviere Hetzel (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Barber Shop (about 500 feet away); Woodyard House (about 500 feet away); Detwiler House (about 600 feet away); Devereux Station (about 600 feet away); Kincheloe House (about 600 feet away); Huckbill (about 700 feet away); Payne House (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clifton.
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesNotable Buildings
 
Sutphin House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
2. Sutphin House Marker
Sutphin House image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
3. Sutphin House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 7, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 7, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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