Shepherdstown in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
In Honor of James Rumsey
Erected by the State of West Virginia under the auspices of the Rumseyan Society, A.D. 1915
Erected by State of West Virginia / Rumseyan Society.
Location. 39° 25.972′ N, 77° 47.923′ W. Marker is in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Rumsey Monument Road, on the right. Click for map. Located in Rumsey Monument Park, overlooking the Potomac River. Marker is in this post office area: Shepherdstown WV 25443, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Blackford's Ford (approx. ¼ mile away in Maryland); Shepherdstown (approx. ¼ mile away in Maryland); A View into the Past (approx. 0.3 miles away in Maryland); River Crossing (approx. 0.3 miles away); The James Rumsey Bridge Shepherdstown (approx. 0.3 miles away); George Washington Heritage Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mt. Nebo Lodge No. 91 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Shepherdstown.
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