Fort C.F. Smith

Fort C.F. Smith (HM2UG)

Location: Arlington, VA 22207 Arlington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 54.05', W 77° 5.449'

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Defenses of Washington
Fort C.F. Smith

Just to the north are the remains of Fort C.F. Smith. A lunette built early in 1863 to command the high ground north of Spout Run and protect the flank of the Arlington Line. It had a perimeter of 368 yards and emplacements for 22 guns.
HM NumberHM2UG
Series This marker is part of the Defenses of Washington series
Marker Number8
Year Placed1965
Placed ByArlington County, Virginia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 10:23pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 318691 N 4307849
Decimal Degrees38.90083333, -77.09081667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 54.05', W 77° 5.449'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 54' 3.00" N, 77° 5' 26.94" W
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Area Code(s)202, 703
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2501-2525 24th St N, Arlington VA 22207, US
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