Fort Strong

Fort Strong (HM2UQ)

Location: Arlington, VA 22201 Arlington County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 53.735', W 77° 5.32'

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Historical Site
Defenses of Washington
1861-1865
Fort Strong

Nearby to the north stood Fort Strong, a lunette marking the north end of the Arlington Line constructed in August 1861. It had a perimeter of 318 yards and emplacements for 15 guns.
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HM NumberHM2UQ
Series This marker is part of the Defenses of Washington series
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Marker Number9
Year Placed1965
Placed ByArlington County, Virginia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 8:16am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 318864 N 4307263
Decimal Degrees38.89558333, -77.08866667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 53.735', W 77° 5.32'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 53' 44.10" N, 77° 5' 19.20" W
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Area Code(s)202, 703, 571
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2347-2399 US-29, Arlington VA 22201, US
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