Charles Town in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
John Brown Scaﬀold
Erected 1932 by Jefferson County Historical Society of West Virginia.
Location. 39° 17.147′ N, 77° 51.388′ W. Marker is in Charles Town, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of S. Samuel Street and Hunter Street, on the left when traveling south on S. Samuel Street. Click for map. 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. John Brown Hanging Site (here, next to this marker); Site of the Execution of John Brown (within shouting distance of this marker); Happy Retreat (approx. ¼ mile away); Zion Episcopal Churchyard (approx. ¼ mile away); Charles Town Post Office (approx. 0.3 miles away); Charles Town (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jefferson County Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Yates (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Charles Town.
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • Notable Events • Notable Persons •
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