Near Falmouth in Stafford County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
(1834 ~ 1862)
Erected 2016 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number E-133.)
Location. 38° 19.279′ N, 77° 28.084′ W. Marker is near Falmouth, Virginia, in Stafford County. Marker is on River Road 0.3 miles east of Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. 1), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fredericksburg VA 22405, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Moncure Daniel Conway (here, next to this marker); Freedom Began Here (within shouting distance of this marker); Conway House The Forlorn Hope (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Sad Duty to Perform (about 500 feet away); Hobby School (about 600 feet away); Shelton Cottage (about 600 feet away); James Hunter (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Falmouth.
Also see . . . The Anthony Burns Marker dedication ceremony on YouTube. (Submitted on March 14, 2016, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 26, 2016, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 349 times since then and 74 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 26, 2016, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.