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

The Fairfax Herald

June 29, 1917

 
 
The Fairfax Herald Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
1. The Fairfax Herald Marker
Inscription. “Mr. J.M. Fulmer was unfortunate enough to lose one of his horses, Saturday night. He had been plowing during the day and it is supposed that the horse drank too much water while warm.”

This walking plow lay intact in the weeds behind 7215 Dell Avenue, the Fulmer-Brill House.
 
Location. 38° 46.684′ N, 77° 23.115′ W. Marker is in Clifton, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is on Dell Avenue south of Main Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7219 Dell Avenue, Clifton VA 20124, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Southard (a few steps from this marker); Fulmer Brill House (within shouting distance of this marker); Davis Buckley House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Clifton Primitive Baptist Church (about 400 feet away); Huckbill (about 500 feet away); Kidwell House (about 600 feet away); Kincheloe House (about 600 feet away); Harris House (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clifton.
 
Categories. AgricultureAnimalsMan-Made Features
 
The Fairfax Herald Marker<br>at “Southard” image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
2. The Fairfax Herald Marker
at “Southard”
The Fairfax Herald Marker<br>and the Fulmer Brill House image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
3. The Fairfax Herald Marker
and the Fulmer Brill House
Mr. Fulmer's Walking Plow image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
4. Mr. Fulmer's Walking Plow
Syracuse Chilled Plow Company.<br>The Best in Earth image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
5. Syracuse Chilled Plow Company.
The Best in Earth
Close-up of image on marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 2, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 2, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 71 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 2, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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