Dumfries in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
History of Dumfries
Erected 1993 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number E-83.)
Location. 38° 33.983′ N, 77° 19.464′ W. Marker is in Dumfries, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker is on Frayley Boulevard (U.S. 1) north of Williamstown Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. It is next to Cecil Garrison Park. Marker is in this post office area: Dumfries VA 22026, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dumfries Raid (a few steps from this marker); Revolutionary War Campaign of 1781 Graham Park (a few steps from this marker); Dumfries - Love’s Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); Colonial Dumfries - Williams Ordinary (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dumfries.
Also see . . .
1. Dumfries Virginia History at Wikipedia. (Submitted on September 13, 2006.)
2. Hand Colored Wood Engraving of Dumfries 1863. From a Sketch by Mr. A.R. Waud. In the George Mason University Library Collection. (Submitted on September 13, 2006.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Colonial Era •
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