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Globe Inn

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, February 20, 2011
1. Globe Inn Marker
Inscription. Stood on this site. It was opened in 1798 by David Morris. Among the noted guests during the National Road era were five presidents of the United States. Lafayette was entertained here on May 25, 1825.
 
Erected 1953 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 10.1′ N, 80° 14.683′ W. Marker is in Washington, Pennsylvania, in Washington County. Marker is on South Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 18), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington PA 15301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bradford House (here, next to this marker); The Whiskey Rebellion (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward Acheson (within shouting distance of this marker); "Declaration & Address" (within shouting distance of this marker); LeMoyne House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington County (about 700 feet away); Captain Philo McGiffin (approx. 0.2 miles away); Washington and Jefferson College (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Washington.
 
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Globe Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, February 20, 2011
2. Globe Inn Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 442 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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