Franconia in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2000 by Fairfax County History Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Virginia, Fairfax County History Commission marker series.
Location. 38° 46.947′ N, 77° 7.134′ W. Marker is in Franconia, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is on Rose Hill Drive 0.2 miles south of Franconia Road (County Route 644), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. It is in front of the John Marshall Public Library. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6209 Rose Hill Drive, Alexandria VA 22310, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Rose Hill Raid (here, next to this marker); Birthplace of Fitzhugh Lee (approx. 0.6 miles away); Saint Mark's Episcopal Church Bush Hill (approx. 1.4 miles away); Franconia (approx. 1.6 miles away); Huntley (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Huntley (approx. 1.8 miles away); Lake Cook (approx. 1.9 miles away); Carrolltown (approx. 2 miles away); Beacon Field Airport (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franconia.
Also see . . . Franconia Museum. Photos, including marker dedication. (Submitted on March 12, 2006.)
Categories. • Political Subdivisions • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 12, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,530 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 12, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
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