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Manassas, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Katie Hooe House

 
 
Katie Hooe House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 2, 2007
1. Katie Hooe House Marker
Inscription. This structure reputedly is the oldest dwelling in Manassas. Part of the building is of log and is supposed to have been built before the Civil War. Most of the original houses of the hamlet of Tudor Hall—subsequently Manassas, were in the fields in this area. In 1861 the Confederates erected a hospital nearby.
 
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. 38° 45.148′ N, 77° 28.103′ W. Marker is in Manassas, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Quarry Road and Centerville Road (Virginia Route 28), on the right when traveling east on Quarry Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8920 Quarry Road, Manassas VA 20110, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Manassas 1850 (here, next to this marker); Steam Locomotive Tire Fire Alarm – 1909 (within shouting distance of this marker); Manassas 1862 (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Harry J. Parrish (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named Steam Locomotive Tire Fire Alarm – 1909 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wartime Manassas (approx.
The Katie Hooe House image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 2, 2007
2. The Katie Hooe House
0.2 miles away); Manassas Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Manassas 1892 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Manassas 1906 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Manassas 1890 - 1900s (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manassas.
 
More about this marker. This marker was replaced by a new marker titled Manassas 1850 in 2009. See nearby markers.
 
Also see . . .  National Register of Historic Places Nomination. (PDF) Covers the Old Town Manassas District. The Hooe house is discussed on page 45. (Submitted on September 10, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 10, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,606 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 10, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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