Fort Marcy

Fort Marcy (HMSCI)

Location: McLean, VA 22101 Fairfax County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 56.05', W 77° 7.533'

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Civil War Defenses of Washington
1861-1865


The earthworks and other visible remnants of Fort Marcy and related batteries still remain.

Fort Marcy was built in 1862 to protect the Chain Bridge approach to Washington, D.C.
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HM NumberHMSCI
Series This marker is part of the Defenses of Washington series
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Placed ByNational Parks Service
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 9:54am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 315765 N 4311619
Decimal Degrees38.93416667, -77.12555000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 56.05', W 77° 7.533'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 56' 3.00" N, 77° 7' 31.98" W
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Area Code(s)202, 703, 571
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 405 Potomac Heritage Trail, McLean VA 22101, US
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