Events Along Neabsco Creek

Events Along Neabsco Creek (HM1NNE)

Location: Woodbridge, VA 22191 Prince William County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 36.637', W 77° 17.438'

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Nearby are the sites of a fort ordered built in 1679, and of the oldest tomb found in the county, that of Rose Peters—1690. Iron mining was begun here as early as 1784. Remains of a colonial furnace, foundry, and mill have been discovered. Confederate regiments were camped in the vicinity to support gun batteries set up in the winter of 1861-1862 to interdict Union navigation of the Potomac River.
Series This marker is part of the Virginia: Prince William County Historical Commission series
Marker Number7
Year Placed1976
Placed ByThe Prince William County Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 6th, 2015 at 2:44pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)31N E 166021 N 0
Decimal Degrees38.61061667, -77.29063333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 36.637', W 77° 17.438'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 36' 38.22" N, 77° 17' 26.28" W
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Area Code(s)703
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 15722-15724 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Woodbridge VA 22191, US
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