Near Falmouth in Stafford County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Designated July 16, 2004
Erected 2004 by National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom.
Location. 38° 19.295′ N, 77° 28.106′ W. Marker is near Falmouth, Virginia, in Stafford County. Marker is on River Road (County Road 607) 0.3 miles east of Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. 1), on the left when traveling east. 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. Freedom Began Here (within shouting distance of this marker); Moncure Daniel Conway (within shouting distance of this marker); Anthony Burns (within shouting distance of this marker); The Forlorn Hope A Sad Duty to Perform (about 500 feet away); Hobby School (about 600 feet away); Magistrateís Office (about 600 feet away); Historic Falmouth (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Falmouth.
Regarding Conway House. There is a National Register of Historic Places Plaque near the front door.
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 753 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 9, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.