Fort Berry

Fort Berry (HM2VV)

Location: Arlington, VA 22204 Arlington County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 51.307', W 77° 5.32'

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Historical Site
Defenses of Washington
1861-1865
Fort Berry

Immediately to the west stood Fort Berry, a redoubt constructed in 1863 at the north flank of the defenses of Alexandria, but also flanking the Columbia Turnpike and the Arlington Line constructed in 1861. It had a perimeter of 215 yards and emplacements for 10 guns.
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HM NumberHM2VV
Series This marker is part of the Defenses of Washington series
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Marker Number17
Year Placed1965
Placed ByArlington County, Virginia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 9:45pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 318761 N 4302771
Decimal Degrees38.85511667, -77.08866667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 51.307', W 77° 5.32'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 51' 18.42" N, 77° 5' 19.20" W
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Area Code(s)703
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1720-1730 S Walter Reed Dr, Arlington VA 22204, US
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