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Ruins of Meadowland, the home of the Chapman/Beverley family at Thoroughfare Gap, Virginia. This undated photograph from the Library of Congress is part of the Historic American Buildings Survey.

Photograph of Beverley's (Chapman's) Mill, Broad Run, Virginia, from the Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress). No date is included in the record at the Library of Congress. Beverley Mill is considered to be the tallest stacked…

A map of Thoroughfare Gap, Virginia, 1901. Library of Congress title: Map of Prince William County, Virginia : compiled from U.S. Geological Survey and other data and corrected with the assistance of reliable residents of the county / by Wm H. Brown.…

A map of Thoroughfare Gap, Virginia from 1895, created by U.S. War Department, Topographical Engineers; United States. War Department; Young, J. J. and W. Hesselbach. The image is of a small portion of the larger map, titled N.E. Virginia, Washington…

This is the marker placed outside the Chapman Family Cemetery by the Friends of Bull Run, the conservancy group that administers the land on Bull Run Mountain above historic Beverly Mill.

The headstone of Maj. Hampton Cothran Williams (1806-1877) and his wife Frances Alexander Williams (1806-1890) in the Chapman Family Cemetery on Bull Run Mountain near the towns of Thoroughfare and Broad Run, Virginia. According to the 1850 Federal…

The headstone of Frances Alexander Williams and her husband Maj. Hampton Cothran Williams in the Chapman Family Cemetery on Bull Run Mountain in northwestern Prince William County, Virginia, near the towns of Thoroughfare and Broad Run.

This is the headstone for Susan Pearson in the Chapman Family Cemetery on Bull Run Mountain in northwestern Prince William County, Virgina near the towns of Thoroughfare and Broad Run. When I took this photograph in 2008 the headstone was lying on…

An image of the headstone of Thomas William Swann in the Chapman Family Cemetery on Bull Run Mountain in Thoroughfare, Virginia.

Photograph of the headstone of Helen M. Swann in the Chapman Family Cemetery, Thoroughfare, Virginia (Bull Run Mountain). Helen Mary Swann (1855-1856) was the child of Thomas William Swann (1818-1860) and Helen Mary Chapman (1818-1895). Her brother…