Rose Hill

Rose Hill (HMDC)

Location: Alexandria, VA 22310
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 46.947', W 77° 7.134'

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The community of Rose Hill was created in 1954. The land was part of an 18th century plantation known as Rose Hill, established by Daniel French, the builder of Pohick Church. The house was the site of a raid by Confederate Maj. John S. Mosby on 28 Sept, 1863. On that occasion French Dulany, one of Mosby's raiders, captured his own father, Col. Daniel F. Dulany, who remained loyal to the Union. The original frame house was destroyed by fire in 1895.
Series This marker is part of the Virginia: Fairfax County History Commission series
Year Placed2000
Placed ByFairfax County History Commission
Marker Condition
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Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 7:57pm PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] TRIVIA  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 315951 N 4294767
Decimal Degrees38.78245000, -77.11890000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 46.947', W 77° 7.134'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 46' 56.82" N, 77° 7' 8.04" W
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Area Code(s)703
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6307 Rose Hill Dr, Alexandria VA 22310, US
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