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Near Biglerville in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Russell Tavern

 
 
Russell Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, March 7, 2013
1. Russell Tavern Marker
Inscription. The original building in which George Washington lodged in October, 1794, while engaged in quelling the Whiskey Rebellion is standing just west within view of this point.
 
Erected by The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here, and the Whiskey Rebellion marker series.
 
Location. 39° 53.531′ N, 77° 14.773′ W. Marker is near Biglerville, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Biglerville Road (Pennsylvania Route 34) and Goldenville Road, on the left when traveling north on Biglerville Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Biglerville PA 17307, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. October 24, 1794 (a few steps from this marker); Russellís Tavern (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. one mile away); Rural Electrification (approx. 2.1 miles away); Biglerville (approx. 2.3 miles away); Samuel A. Cobean Farm (approx. 2.8 miles away); William Ross Farm (approx. 2.9 miles away); Hardaway Alabama Artillery (approx. 3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Biglerville.
 
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Russell Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, March 7, 2013
2. Russell Tavern Marker
A view of the marker and the Biglerville Road, looking northward
Russell Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, March 7, 2013
3. Russell Tavern Marker
A view of the marker as it stands along the Biglerville Road
Intersection of the Biglerville Road & Goldenville Road image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, March 7, 2013
4. Intersection of the Biglerville Road & Goldenville Road
This view is looking eastward. Marker can be seen at left in the photo.
The Russell Tavern image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, March 7, 2013
5. The Russell Tavern
The Russell Tavern, which is located about 550 yards west of the Russell Tavern historical marker. This view is looking toward the northwest.
Looking East down the Goldenville Road image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, March 7, 2013
6. Looking East down the Goldenville Road
The Goldenville Road runs off eastward, away from the camera.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 624 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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