Near Charles Town in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1974 by the West Virginia Department of Archives and History.
Location. 39° 17.532′ N, 77° 55.218′ W. Marker is near Charles Town, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Earle Road (County Route 51/1) south of Middleway Pike (West Virginia Route 51), on the right when traveling south. 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 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cameron's Depot Engagement (approx. 0.6 miles away); Locust Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Cedar Lawn (approx. 0.8 miles away); Harewood (approx. 0.8 miles away); Ruins of St. George’s Chapel (approx. 1.5 miles away); Washington's Land Hollis Pump (approx. 3 miles away); White House Farm (approx. 3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Charles Town.
Also see . . .
1. The Washingtons of Jefferson County. By John Augustine Washington, family historian. (Submitted on July 28, 2007.)
2. Richwood Hall. National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form. Includes written description of the property and some history on the owners and of the Civil War battle fought nearby. (Submitted on July 28, 2007.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings • War, US Civil •
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