Moses Ball Grant

Moses Ball Grant (HM11Z1)

Location: Arlington, VA 22204 Arlington County
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N 38° 51.66', W 77° 7.725'

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Moses Ball (1717-1792), the ancestor of generations of prominent Arlingtonians, received a 91-acre grant on this land from Lord Fairfax in 1748. The property remained in the Ball Family until 1818. It is thought that Ball built his home on a rise north of the existing spring about 200 yards east of this marker. George Washington, who owned an adjacent tract of land south of Four Mile Run, surveyed his tract on April, 22, 1785, in company with Moses Ball.
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HM NumberHM11Z1
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Placed ByArlington County, Virginia
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Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 8:43pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 315298 N 4303505
Decimal Degrees38.86100000, -77.12875000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 51.66', W 77° 7.725'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 51' 39.60" N, 77° 7' 43.50" W
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Area Code(s)703
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 383 E Central Ave, Arlington VA 22204, US
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