Near Fairfax in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Burke’s Station Raid
Erected 1937 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number BW-2.)
Location. 38° 50.429′ N, 77° 16.143′ W. Marker is near Fairfax, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is on Little River Turnpike (Virginia Route 236) west of Olley Lane, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. It is just east of the Fairfax City line. Marker is in this post office area: Fairfax VA 22031, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ilda (approx. 0.9 miles away); Blenheim House (approx. 1.6 miles away); Dairy Barn Complex (approx. 1.7 miles away); Historic Blenheim (approx. 1.7 miles away); Blenheim (Willcoxon Farm) (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfax.
More about this marker. This marker was originally erected in Fairfax City, at the intersection of Main Street (Route 236) and Burke Station Road. It was banished from the city when the sidewalks were put in.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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 2,753 times since then and 87 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 15, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.