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

Kidwell House

1890

 
 
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By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
1. Kidwell House Marker
Inscription. Longtime Clifton residents, the A.J. Kidwell family resided here beginning in 1890 for nearly 60 years. The town blacksmith, Kidwell was a prominent citizen and member of the first Town Council in 1902. He operated a smithy located in the now vacant lot beside the First Baptist Church. Pieces of his handiwork remain in the area.
 
Location. 38° 46.767′ N, 77° 23.173′ W. Marker is in Clifton, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and School Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7158 Main Street, Clifton VA 20124, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Huckbill (a few steps from this marker); Kincheloe House (a few steps from this marker); Harris House (within shouting distance of this marker); Clifton Primitive Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Circa 1884 (within shouting distance of this marker); Clifton Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Payne House (within shouting distance of this marker); Fulmer House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clifton.
 
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Kidwell House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
2. Kidwell House Marker
Kidwell House image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
3. Kidwell House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 12, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 79 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 12, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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