Belvoir Mansion Ruins and the Fairfax Grave

  • Also Known As: Belvoir

  • Vicinity: SE of intersection of 23rd St and Belvoir Rd
  • Travel Genus: Sight
  • Sight Category: Site



Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1747/00/00 Thomas Fairfax, 6th Lord Fairfax of Cameron Home Completely embittered because his fiancee has married another man, Thomas Lord Fairfax arrives at Belvoir in Virginia.
1757/00/00 George William Fairfax Home George Fairfax inherits Belvoir plantation

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Particulars for Belvoir Mansion Ruins and the Fairfax Grave:
Cultural Affiliation Colonial American
Owner Federal
Area of Significance Historic and non-aboriginal
Criteria Information Potential
Historic Use Processing
Historic Use Single dwelling
Sight Category Site

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration:

Registry Name:
Registry Address:
Registry Number: 73002337
Resource Type:
Owner: Federal
Level of Significance: Local
Area of Significance: Historic and non-aboriginal
Applicable Criteria: Information Potential
Cultural Affiliation: Colonial
Period of Significance: 1700-1749, 1750-1799
Significant Year: 1736, 1783
Historic Function: Domestic, Agriculture, subsistence
Historic Sub-Function: Processing, Single dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Defense, Funerary
Current Sub-Function: Cemetery Military facility Camp Multiple dwelling

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