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Deanwood in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 9

 
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 9 Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
1. Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 9 Marker
Inscription.
Original Federal Boundary Stone
District of Columbia
Placed 1791-1792
Protected by Capt Molly Pitcher Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
1916

 
Erected 1916 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Original Federal Boundary Stones marker series.
 
Location. 38° 54.184′ N, 76° 55.345′ W. Marker is in Deanwood, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Eastern Avenue 0 miles south of Sheriff Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in front yard of home. Marker is at or near this postal address: 919 Eastern Avenue, Washington DC 20019, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Day at the Picture Show ( approx. 0.4 miles away); In Honor of the Men and Women of Fairmount Heights who Served in World War II ( approx. 0.4 miles away in Maryland); National Training School for Women and Girls/Nannie Helen Burroughs ( approx. half a mile away); A Whirl on the Ferris Wheel ( approx. half a mile away); With These Hands
Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 9 Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
2. Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 9 Marker
Another nearly identical marker below the older one. this one was placed in 1974 by the Manor House Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
( approx. 0.6 miles away); Misery ( approx. mile away in Maryland); All Veterans of Seat Pleasant ( approx. 0.9 miles away in Maryland); Designed to Compete ( approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Deanwood.
 
Regarding Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 9. This marker is known as the North East No.9 marker (NE 9), as it is the ninth marker from the North marker along the Northeast boundary between the District of Columbia and Maryland.
 
Also see . . .
1. DC DAR website on Boundary Stones. (Submitted on February 10, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.)
2. Boundary Stones of the District of Columbia. (Submitted on April 3, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
 
Categories. Political Subdivisions
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 9 Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
3. Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 9 Marker
Southwest Side of Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 28, 2008
4. Southwest Side of Marker
Facing the "Jurisdiction of the United States".
1974 DAR Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, August 14, 2005
5. 1974 DAR Plaque
Original Federal Boundary Stone
District of Columbia
Placed 1792
Protected by Manor House Chapter
Daughters of
The American Revolution
1974
Jurisdiction of the United States<br>Miles 9 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, August 14, 2005
6. Jurisdiction of the United States
Miles 9
Northeast No. 9.<br>Near Burrville image. Click for full size.
By Fred E. Woodward, 1908
7. Northeast No. 9.
Near Burrville
In 1908, Fred E. Woodward found this stone tangled in weeds among the roots of cherry tree.
From: Fred E. Woodward, With a Camera over the Old District Boundary Lines, Columbia Historical Society proceedings, 1908.
Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 9 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, August 14, 2005
8. Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 9 Marker
In the front yard of 919 Eastern Avenue.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 10, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,613 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 10, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.   5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on May 3, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
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