Centreville in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Manassas Gap Railroad Independent Line
Erected 2003 by The Fairfax County History Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Manassas Gap Railroad, and the Virginia, Fairfax County History Commission marker series.
Location. 38° 51.527′ N, 77° 28.666′ W. Marker is in Centreville, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Touch for map. Marker is located near the north trailhead to the Cub Run Stream Valley Park. You will need to park where allowed in the cul-de-sac at the end of Honsena Drive. Cub Run Trail signage visible at end of cul-de-sac. Marker is in this post office area: Centreville VA 20120, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within Battery Ridge (approx. 1.7 miles away); Retreat From Manassas (approx. 1.9 miles away); First Battle of Manassas (approx. 1.9 miles away); Second Battle of Manassas (approx. 2.4 miles away); Campaign of Second Manassas (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Centreville.
More about this marker. Marker is several 100 yards down the trail near the Cub Run river.
Also see . . .
1. The Unfinished Manassas Gap Railroad. 2004 article by William Page Johnson II in The Fare Facs Gazette, the newsletter of Historic Fairfax City, Inc. (Submitted on October 29, 2006.)
2. The Transportation Network of Alexandria. This page has a large map showing the path of the Independent Line of the Manassas Gap Railroad. (Submitted on October 29, 2006.)
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Railroads & Streetcars • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 28, 2006. This page has been viewed 4,303 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 28, 2006. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.