Thursday, June 12, 2014

Those Places Thursday: Occoquan

1804 Occoquan Town Plat

"A prominent stone located near this spot was the beginning point of the 1804 survey of Occoquan's boundaries.  A survey line running from the stone enclosed the 31-acre tract subdivided into streets and lots on the town plat.  Today the stone is buried by landfill, but in 1804 it was on the Occoquan River's Southern Bank."

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