George Washington Lord Fairfax Fort Loudoun attraction display education historical marker Historical Site information landmark marker Place of Interest sign Tourist Destination Travel Destination Virginia attractive destination educating historic marker historic site info signage tourist attraction Winchester VA appealing history no people text tourism travel South attract historic nobody word daytime displays historical markers landmarks markers signs appeal color image educate historical outdoor vertical day destinations historic markers historic sites tourist attractions US colour image outside day time USA day-time U.S. words color images daylight Jason O. Watson / historical-markers.org outdoors U.S.A. verticals colour images natural light outsides United States United States of America sign with text
George Washington began his career here in 1748 as surveyor to Lord Fairfax. Here he had his headquarters as Commander on the Virginia Frontier against the French and Indians, 1755-1758. Here he built Fort Loudoun, and he was a member of the House of Burgesses for this county, 1758-1761.
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