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Near Urbana in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

George Washington

 
 
George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, July 7, 2007
1. George Washington Marker
Inscription. George Washington stopped in a building two hundred yards west of here known as Peterís Tavern Thursday June 30, 1791.
 
Erected 1932 by The Federation of Rural Womens Clubs of Frederick County, MD.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here marker series.
 
Location. 39° 19.09′ N, 77° 20.06′ W. Marker is near Urbana, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is on Urbana Pike (Maryland Route 355). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Frederick MD 21704, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Landon House (approx. one mile away); Urbana (approx. 1.6 miles away); Dennis Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); Hyattstown (approx. 2.9 miles away); Hyattstown Mill (approx. 2.9 miles away); Our Daily Bread (approx. 2.9 miles away); Women on the Homefront in Montgomery County (approx. 3.5 miles away); Clustered Spires of Frederick (approx. 3.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Urbana.
 
More about this marker. This marker appears to be a wooden replacement for an original metal marker.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsPatriots & Patriotism
 
George Washington Marker from the Highway image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, July 7, 2007
2. George Washington Marker from the Highway
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,478 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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