Near Fairfax Station in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Selecman’s (Snyder’s) Ford
Erected 2010 by Prince William County Historical Commission.
Location. 38° 42.016′ N, 77° 17.194′ W. Marker is near Fairfax Station, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker can be reached from Van Thompson Road near Hampton Road ( Touch for map. It is on the shore of the Occoquan Reservoir at Sandy Run Regional Park. There is no clear path to this marker; somewhat difficult trek by land, but easily seen from water. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10450 Van Thompson Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Selecman’s (Snyder’s) Ford (approx. 0.7 miles away); Occoquan Workhouse (approx. 1.6 miles away); Occoquan River Bridges (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Dogue Indians (approx. 1.6 miles away); Town of Occoquan (approx. 1.7 miles away); Historic Occoquan - Center for the Processing of Grain (approx. 1.7 miles away); Occoquan (approx. 1.7 miles away); Ellicott’s Mill (approx. 1.7 miles away).
More about this marker. The map coordinates are a guess.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 7, 2011, by B Horton of Fairfax Station, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,036 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on February 18, 2013. Photos: 1. submitted on March 21, 2011, by B Horton of Fairfax Station, Virginia. 2. submitted on March 3, 2011, by B Horton of Fairfax Station, Virginia. 3. submitted on February 18, 2013. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.