“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Fort Hunt, Virginia

Clickable Map of Fairfax County, Virginia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Fairfax County, VA (689) Alexandria Ind. City, VA (344) Arlington County, VA (417) Fairfax Ind. City, VA (49) Falls Church Ind. City, VA (135) Loudoun County, VA (312) Prince William County, VA (647) Washington, DC (2392) Charles County, MD (149) Montgomery County, MD (706) Prince George s County, MD (602)  FairfaxCounty(689) Fairfax County (689)  (344) Alexandria (344)  ArlingtonCounty(417) Arlington County (417)  (49) Fairfax (49)  (135) Falls Church (135)  LoudounCounty(312) Loudoun County (312)  PrinceWilliamCounty(647) Prince William County (647)   D.C.(2392) Washington (2392)  CharlesCountyMaryland(149) Charles County (149)  MontgomeryCounty(706) Montgomery County (706)  PrinceGeorge'sCounty(602) Prince George's County (602)
Fairfax is the county seat for Fairfax County
Fort Hunt is in Fairfax County
      Fairfax County (689)  
      Alexandria (344)  
      Arlington County (417)  
      Fairfax (49)  
      Falls Church (135)  
      Loudoun County (312)  
      Prince William County (647)  
      Washington, D.C. (2392)  
      Charles County, Maryland (149)  
      Montgomery County, Maryland (706)  
      Prince George's County, Maryland (602)  
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1Virginia (Fairfax County), Fort Hunt — Battery Robinson(July 1901)
Concrete emplacement for one 5" rapid fire gunMap (db m203328) HM
2Virginia (Fairfax County), Fort Hunt — Battery Sater(June 1904)
Concrete emplacement for three 3" rapid fire gunsMap (db m203327) HM
3Virginia (Fairfax County), Fort Hunt — Capital DefenseGeorge Washington Memorial Parkway
During the 19th century, the greatest threat to Washington, DC was by water. This narrow section on the Potomac River was an ideal location for a coastal defense. Fort Warburton was built on the Maryland side in 1808 as tensions escalated between . . . Map (db m181018) HM
4Virginia (Fairfax County), Fort Hunt — George Washington, FarmerMount Vernon Trail — George Washington Memorial Parkway, National Park Service —
One of the most progressive farmers of his day, George Washington believed America’s future depended on improvements in agriculture. From 1754-1799, he worked to improve his farming methods at Mount Vernon. Abandoning tobacco, which depleted the . . . Map (db m829) HM
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Dec. 4, 2022