Manassas (HMFOX)

Location: Manassas, VA 20110
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 45.646', W 77° 28.607'

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According to tradition the name Manassas was derived either from an Indian source or from Manasseh, a Jewish innkeeper at Manassas Gap (35 miles west). The community originated in 1852 at the junction of the Manassas Gap and Orange & Alexandria railroads, which linked northern Virginia and Washington, D.C., with the Shenandoah Valley and central Virginia. During the Civil War the junction's strategic importance led to the battles of First and Second Manassas (Bull Run). Manassas was incorporated as a town in 1873 and became a city in 1975.
Marker NumberCL-4
Year Placed1991
Placed ByDepartment of Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:16am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 284796 N 4293142
Decimal Degrees38.76076667, -77.47678333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 45.646', W 77° 28.607'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 45' 38.76" N, 77° 28' 36.42" W
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Area Code(s)703, 571
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 41 Stuart Ave, Manassas VA 20110, US
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