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

Davis Buckley House

1913

 
 
Davis Buckley House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
1. Davis Buckley House Marker
Inscription. Built in 1913 for Lucy Virginia Davis Buckley, who lived here with her youngest daughter unti1 1923. It has been the home of two of Clifton's Mayors, W. Swem Elgin and James C. Chesley. Clifton's third elementary school (1895-1912) and the first high school (1909-1912) were located in the yard to the left of the house.
 
Location. 38° 46.728′ N, 77° 23.132′ W. Marker is in Clifton, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is on Main Street north of Dell Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7207 Main Street, Clifton VA 20124, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Clifton Primitive Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Huckbill (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kidwell House (about 300 feet away); Kincheloe House (about 300 feet away); Harris House (about 400 feet away); Wine House (about 400 feet away); Circa 1884 (about 500 feet away); Clifton Baptist Church (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clifton.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Davis Buckley House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
2. Davis Buckley House Marker
Davis Buckley House image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
3. Davis Buckley House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 14, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 14, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 14, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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