Near Franconia in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2002 by Fairfax County History Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Virginia, Fairfax County History Commission marker series.
Location. 38° 45.624′ N, 77° 8.598′ W. Marker is near Franconia, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is at the intersection of Kingstowne Village Boulevard and Summer Ridge Road, on the right when traveling east on Kingstowne Village Boulevard. Touch for map. The intersection is two blocks east of Hayfield Road (County Route 635) on Kingstowne Village Parkway. Marker is in this post office area: Alexandria VA 22315, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Laurel Grove Colored School and Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Franconia (approx. 1˝ miles away); Potter’s Hill (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Spy with the Glass Eye (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Rose Hill Raid (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franconia.
Categories. • African Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 12, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,074 times since then and 82 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 12, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.