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Charles Town in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

John Thomas Marker

of Star Lodge #1, Charles Town

 
 
John Thomas Marker marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, August 16, 2008
1. John Thomas Marker marker
Inscription.
Erected by Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of West Virginia, Free and Accepted Masons, Incorporated
In tribute to
John Thomas Marker of Star Lodge #1, Charles Town

First
Most Worshipful Grand Master
1881
The Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of the State of West Virginia
Ancient, Free and Accepted Masons
now Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of West Virginia, Free and Accepted Masons, Inc.).

Dedicated this 27th day of June 2002
Annual Grand Communication

David K. Lee
Most Worshipful Grand Master.

 
Erected 2002 by Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of West Virginia, Free and Accepted Masons, Incorporated.
 
Location. 39° 17.225′ N, 77° 51.706′ W. Marker is in Charles Town, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Marker is on South Lawrence Street 0.1 miles south of West Washington Street. Click for map. Marker is on the front (east) exterior wall of the "Old Stone House/Star Lodge No. 1" building, south end. Marker is in this post office area: Charles Town WV 25414, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Martin Robinson Delany (here, next to this marker); Old Stone House / Star Lodge No. 1
Old Stone House - Star Lodge No. 1 building, Charles Town, WV image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, August 16, 2008
2. Old Stone House - Star Lodge No. 1 building, Charles Town, WV
The marker is on the wall, behind the truck in the photo, lower left.
(here, next to this marker); Charles Town Post Office (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charles Town (approx. 0.2 miles away); New Central Restaurant (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jefferson County World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jefferson County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hollis Pump (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Charles Town.
 
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