Posted on September 13, 2017 - 07:19 AM
by Carol Dorsey
Why do street in Alexandria, VA have names that denote royalty? In 1745 English settlers in Alexandria were still aligned with England and Parliament. The English choose street names that reflected their ties to England. According to Alexandria Times some of the first streets named were Fairfax, Royal, King, Queen, Princess, Prince and Duke. If you want to buy or sell real estate in Alexandria call me ay 804-548-3637.