Near Alexandria in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Saint Mark's Episcopal Church
Erected 2010 by The Fairfax County History Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Virginia, Fairfax County History Commission marker series.
Location. 38° 46.309′ N, 77° 6.08′ W. Marker is near Alexandria, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is on 6744 South Kings Highway (Virginia Route 633) north of Telegraph Road (Virginia Route 611), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alexandria VA 22306, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Huntley (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Huntley (approx. 0.6 miles away); Beacon Field Airport (approx. one mile away); Rose Hill (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Rose Hill Raid (approx. 1.2 miles away); Birthplace of Fitzhugh Lee (approx. 1.3 miles away); Defenses of Washington (approx. 1.4 miles away); Hybla Valley Airport (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
Regarding Saint Mark's Episcopal Church. The Groveton church was originally located on land donated by the Reid family located off of Route 1 between Memorial Street (originally known as Oak St) and Groveton Street. This location was south of the Beacon Air Field owned by the Reid family.
Also see . . .
1. St. Mark's Episcopal Church website. (Submitted on May 14, 2011, by CM Brown of Groveton, Alexandria, Fairfax County, Virginia, USA.)
2. Groveton Civic Association website. GCA is the oldest active civic association in Fairfax County. (Submitted on May 14, 2011, by CM Brown of Groveton, Alexandria, Fairfax County, Virginia, USA.)
Categories. • Churches & Religion •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 14, 2011, by CM Brown of Groveton, Alexandria, Fairfax County, Virginia, USA. This page has been viewed 1,182 times since then and 74 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 14, 2011, by CM Brown of Groveton, Alexandria, Fairfax County, Virginia, USA. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.