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

Pre Civil War Spring House

 
 
Pre Civil War Spring House Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, January 24, 2009
1. Pre Civil War Spring House Marker
Inscription.
According to local legend,
the North came here to get water
during the day and the South at night.
Restored in 2002

 
Location. 39° 19.393′ N, 77° 45.217′ W. Marker is in Bolivar, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Washington Street (Business U.S. 340), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located at the Bolivar Community Park. 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. Harpers Ferry Bolivar Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bolivar Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stonewall Jackson's Headquarters (approx. 0.4 miles away); The First Year of the War (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rats in a Cage (approx. 0.4 miles away); Closing the Doors (approx. 0.4 miles away); Battle of Harpers Ferry (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jackson at Harpers Ferry (approx. 0.4 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
The Spring House Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, January 24, 2009
2. The Spring House
The Spring House Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., September 13, 2012
3. The Spring House
Note upgraded landscaping
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 889 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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