Alexandria Heritage TrailPeter Wise, a city councilman and tanner, established the Duke Street Tanyard in 1797. The Business was situated near the stone bridge on the east bank of Hooff's Run by West End Village. The tannery's ownership and name changed many times; Quakers operated the large tannery from 1812 until it was destroyed by fire in 1853.
|Placed By||Th Marriott Corporation in cooperation with Alexandria Museum Office of Historic Alexandria|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 2:04am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 321293 N 4297027|
|Decimal Degrees||38.80390000, -77.05801667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 48.234', W 77° 3.481'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 48' 14.04" N, 77° 3' 28.86" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||202, 703, 571|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 205 Daingerfield Rd, Alexandria VA 22314, US|
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