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Thurmont in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Creeger House

11 North Church Street

 
 
Creeger House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 21, 2013
1. Creeger House Marker
Inscription. Originally built in the 1820's this house was enlarged and brick cased in 1876 for Col. John R. Rouzer, Civil War hero. Purchased by Edwin Creeger in 1924 and deeded to the Thurmont Historical Society by Mrs. Ethel Creeger in 1990. Recognized in 2008 as a historic landmark by the Thurmont Historical Society.
 
Erected by Thurmont Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 37.453′ N, 77° 24.688′ W. Marker is in Thurmont, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is on North Church Street, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Mark is in front of the Thurmont Historical Society. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 North Church Street, Thurmont MD 21788, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thurmont (within shouting distance of this marker); Thurmont Memorial Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); To the Unknown Dead (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Brotherhood of the Jungle Cock (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cunningham Falls (approx. 1.9 miles away); Making Whiskey (approx. 2 miles away); A Tradition of Conservation (approx. 2.2 miles away); A Fatal Shootout (approx. 2.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Thurmont.
 
Also see . . .
Creeger House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 21, 2013
2. Creeger House Marker
 Colonel John R. Rouzer. from Thomas John Chew Williams' History of Frederick County (Submitted on June 23, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesWar, US Civil
 
Creeger House image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 21, 2013
3. Creeger House
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By Allen C. Browne, June 21, 2013
4. Creeger House
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By Allen C. Browne, June 21, 2013
5. Creeger House
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By Allen C. Browne, June 21, 2013
6. Creeger House Sign
The Creeger House
Home of
The Thurmont Historical Society
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By Allen C. Browne, June 21, 2013
7. Creeger House
Illustration in the Thurmont walking tour pamphlet posted in Mechanicstown Square Park.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 369 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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