"The angel of the battlefield."The first Fairfax Station depot, built by Irish immigrants in 1852, was a stop on the Orangeand Alexandria Railroad from Alexandria to Gordonsville. Early in 1862, after Confederate forces withdrew, the railroad carried military suppliesand letters and packages from home to Union soldierscamped north of the Occoquan River and atnearby Fairfax Court House.
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|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 297536 N 4297214|
|Decimal Degrees||38.80045000, -77.33146667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 48.027', W 77° 19.888'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 48' 1.62" N, 77° 19' 53.28" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 11200 Fairfax Station Rd, Fairfax Station VA 22039, US|
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