Auxiliary Battery

Auxiliary Battery (HM1FD)

Location: McLean, VA 22101 Fairfax County
Buy Virginia State flags at!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at!

N 38° 56.086', W 77° 7.558'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites

Fort Marcy, Virginia

An extensive line of rifle trenches connected the advance works of Fort Ethan Allen and Fort Marcy and extended to the west bank of the Potomac River. Auxiliary batteries for the field guns, strategically placed, provided additional strength to afford a full view of the fort.
HM NumberHM1FD
Series This marker is part of the Defenses of Washington series
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 8:21pm PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 315730 N 4311686
Decimal Degrees38.93476667, -77.12596667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 56.086', W 77° 7.558'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 56' 5.16" N, 77° 7' 33.48" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)202, 703, 571
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 639 Chain Bridge Rd, McLean VA 22101, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. What historical period does the marker represent?
  2. What historical place does the marker represent?
  3. What type of marker is it?
  4. What class is the marker?
  5. What style is the marker?
  6. Does the marker have a number?
  7. What year was the marker erected?
  8. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  9. This marker needs at least one picture.
  10. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  11. Is the marker in the median?