Near Falmouth in Stafford County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Moncure Daniel Conway
Erected 2004 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number N-36.)
Location. 38° 19.279′ N, 77° 28.084′ W. Marker is near Falmouth, Virginia, in Stafford County. Marker is on River Road 0.3 miles east of Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. 1), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fredericksburg VA 22405, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Anthony Burns (here, next to this marker); Freedom Began Here (within Conway House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Forlorn Hope (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Sad Duty to Perform (about 500 feet away); Hobby School (about 600 feet away); Shelton Cottage (about 600 feet away); James Hunter (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Falmouth.
Also see . . .
1. Stafford County's Unfavorite Son. Fredericksburg Freelance-Star, Feb 2, 2002. (Submitted on June 10, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
2. Moncure Conway (1832–1907). By Norman L. Schools, Encyclopedia of Virginia. (Submitted on June 10, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,530 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 14, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on June 8, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 5. submitted on October 9, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.