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Nanjemoy in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Washington's Farm

 
 
Washington's Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By M. A. Pimentel, March 15, 2008
1. Washington's Farm Marker
Inscription.
Two miles southwest Washington owned 600 acres of land bought in 1775 and retained until his death. In 1786 he visited this property accompanied by Gen. Smallwood.
 
Erected 1932 by Charles County Council of Rural Women's Clubs.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here marker series.
 
Location. 38° 27.288′ N, 77° 13.028′ W. Marker is in Nanjemoy, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is at the intersection of Liverpool Point Road and Beaverdam Road, on the right when traveling east on Liverpool Point Road. Click for map. The Nanjemoy Post Office is about 100 feet south of the marker. Marker is in this post office area: Nanjemoy MD 20662, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General Daniel E. Sickles, U.S.A. (approx. 2.9 miles away); Durham Parish (approx. 3.8 miles away); Budds Ferry (approx. 4.1 miles away); General Joseph Hooker, U.S.A. (approx. 5.5 miles away); Rum Point (approx. 5.8 miles away); Yeckel Hall (approx. 5.9 miles away in Virginia); Taylor Hall (approx. 6 miles away in Virginia); Bradley Clinic (approx. 6 miles away in Virginia).
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable PersonsPatriots & Patriotism
 
Wide view from Beaverdam Road, Post office is off camera to the left. image. Click for full size.
By M. A. Pimentel, March 15, 2008
2. Wide view from Beaverdam Road, Post office is off camera to the left.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by M. A. Pimentel of Waldorf, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,442 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by M. A. Pimentel of Waldorf, Maryland. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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