Fort Taylor (7)

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Fort Taylor (7) (1861-1865) - A Union U.S. Civil War Fort first established in 1861 in Falls Church City, Virginia. The fort was abandoned in 1865 at the end of the war.

Fort Taylor Park Sign in Falls Church.

History of Fort Taylor

Taylor's Tavern Panel

Established by October 1861 as a six gun battery overlooking the present day Seven Corners area, then a strategic intersection.

The fort was abandoned in 1865 at the end of the war.

Current Status

Taylor's Tavern Marker

No remains, Taylor's Tavern markers only in Falls Church City, Virginia. The markers around Fort Taylor Park in Falls Church only indirectly reference Fort Taylor itself.


Location: Fort Taylor Park, East Broad St. and South Roosevelt St., Falls Church City, Virginia.

Maps & Images

Lat: 38.87476 Long: -77.15898

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Visited: 2 Jun 2016


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