Near Falls Church in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2000 by Fairfax County History Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Virginia, Fairfax County History Commission marker series.
Location. 38° 51.246′ N, 77° 7.781′ W. Marker is near Falls Church, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker can be reached from Moray Lane near Crossroads Center Way. Touch for map. Marker is in the corner of the Crossroads Center parking lot between the two shopping center buildings. The shopping center is in the north quadrant of Baley's Crossroads, which is no longer a true
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bailey’s Crossroads Civil War Engagements (approx. ¼ mile away); Lincoln Reviews Troops at Bailey’s Crossroads (approx. 0.3 miles away); Moses Ball Grant (approx. half a mile away); Southwest No. 6 Boundary Marker (approx. 0.6 miles away); Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 7 (approx. 0.6 miles away).
Also see . . . Bailey's Crossroads & Seven Corners History. “Bailey eventually merged his circus with that of P.T. Barnum, which went on to become The Greatest Show on Earth.” (Submitted on March 18, 2006.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 18, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,589 times since then and 41 times this year. Last updated on October 19, 2006, by Jeremy Prats of Afton, Virginia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 18, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.