Near Annandale in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Guinea Road Cemetery Reinterment
Erected 2006 by The Fairfax County History Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Virginia, Fairfax County History Commission marker series.
Location. 38° 50.297′ N, 77° 14.251′ W. Marker is near Annandale, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker can be reached from Little River Turnpike (Virginia Route 236) east of Wakefield Chapel Road (County Route 710). Touch for map. It is in the Pleasant Valley Memorial Park, towards the back. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8420 Little River Turnpike, Annandale VA 22003, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Gooding's Tavern (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ilda (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Pines (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mosby Attacks Annandale (approx. 1.4 miles away); Burke’s Station Raid (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annandale.
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Also see . . .
1. A Tribute to Forgotten Souls: Saved From the Bulldozer, Civil War-Era Remains Honored. 2006 article by Alec MacGillis in The Washington Post. (Submitted on October 15, 2006.)
2. Guinea Road Cemetery's Secrets Revealed. 2006 article by Mary Buckingham Lipsey published in the Fairfax County, Virginia South County Chronicle. (Submitted on November 3, 2006.)
Categories. • African Americans • Cemeteries & Burial Sites •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 15, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,828 times since then and 85 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 15, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.