Stafford in Stafford County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number E-79.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here, and the The Washington-Rochambeau Route marker series.
Location. 38° 27.118′ N, 77° 24.264′ W. Marker is in Stafford, Virginia, in Stafford County. Marker is on Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. Rt 1), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stafford VA 22554, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mary Kittamaquund (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fleurries (approx. 0.8 miles away); Aquia Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Government Island (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Government Island The Robertson Quarry (approx. 1.1 miles away); Austin Run Pyrite Mine (approx. 1.2 miles away); Site Selection / Architectural Features (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stafford.
Also see . . .
1. French Army’s march North in Virginia, 1782. (Submitted on August 28, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
2. PEYTONs along the Aquia - The History and Heritage of a Virginia Family. A family history and genealogy written by Edna Barney and based upon her work and that of other Peyton researchers. (Submitted on August 28, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Military • Notable Events • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,238 times since then and 133 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 28, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.