Winchester, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
George Washington Lot
A blacksmith shop located here made iron work for Fort Loudoun.
The lot was 119 ft. on Braddock St. and 188.6 ft. on Fairfax Lane.
Erected by The Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society.
Location. 39° 11.231′ N, 78° 9.95′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Fairfax Lane and North Braddock Street (U.S. 11), on the right when traveling east on Fairfax Lane. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winchester VA 22601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Handley Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Sheridan’s Headquarters (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Loyal Quaker and Brave Slave (about 400 feet away); President William McKinley (about 500 feet away); Site of Fort Loudoun (about 700 feet away); Jackson’s Headquarters (about 800 feet away); Washington's Well (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Loudoun (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winchester.
Related markers. list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Categories. • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 16, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,361 times since then and 26 times this year. Last updated on September 23, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 16, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.