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Harpers Ferry in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

High Street in 1886

 
 
High Street in 1886 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 12, 2007
1. High Street in 1886 Marker
The marker displays a photo looking up High Street, as it looked in 1886.
Inscription. (Photo of High Street in 1886)
 
Location. 39° 19.369′ N, 77° 43.811′ W. Marker is in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Shenandoah Street (Business U.S. 340) and High Street, on the right when traveling north on Shenandoah Street. Click for map. Located in lower town of Harpers Ferry National Historic Site. Marker is in this post office area: Harpers Ferry WV 25425, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "for the deposit of arms" (a few steps from this marker); Arsenal Square (a few steps from this marker); Large Arsenal Foundation (within shouting distance of this marker); Large Arsenal (within shouting distance of this marker); Harper's Ferry History (within shouting distance of this marker); Hayward Shepherd (within shouting distance of this marker); John Brown (within shouting distance of this marker); Harper House (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Harpers Ferry.
 
Categories. Roads & Vehicles
 
High Street Today image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 12, 2007
2. High Street Today
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 703 times since then and 87 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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