Virginia Theological Seminary

Virginia Theological Seminary (HM4OA)

Location: Alexandria, VA 22302
Country: United States of America

N 38° 49.781', W 77° 5.475'

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Founded 1823

Half mile to the southwest. The idea for such an institution was conceived by a group of Alexandria and Washington clergymen in 1818. Among those interested was Francis Scott Key, author of the Star Spangled Banner. Originally at corner of Washington and King Streets in Alexandria, moved to present location in 1827. Closed in 1861 when occupied as a hospital for Union troops. Reopened in 1865.
HM NumberHM4OA
Marker NumberT-44
Year Placed1950
Placed ByVirginia Conservation Commission
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Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 9:49am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 318472 N 4299954
Decimal Degrees38.82968333, -77.09125000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 49.781', W 77° 5.475'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 49' 46.86" N, 77° 5' 28.50" W
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Area Code(s)202, 703, 301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3690 King St, Alexandria VA 22302, US
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