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Hagerstown in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Rose Hill

 
 
Rose Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, May 17, 2008
1. Rose Hill Marker
Inscription. Part of an original grant of 10,000 acres known as Conococheague Manor, the mansion house was built early in the 1800's and tradition attributes its design to Benjamin H. Latrobe. It is noted for its Adam woodwork and for its great hall with a hanging staircase.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 34.746′ N, 77° 48.949′ W. Marker is in Hagerstown, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on MD 63 Spielman Road 0.4 miles south of Danmar Drive, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hagerstown MD 21740, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Wagoners’ Fight (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Canal Home (approx. 1.2 miles away); Lock 44 (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Bowie List (approx. 1.4 miles away); River View Cemetery (approx. 1.4 miles away); Murder of Dewitt Clinton Rench (Rentch) (approx. 1.4 miles away); Doubleday Hill (approx. 1.5 miles away); Light's Ford and Lemen's Ferry (approx. 1.5 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Benjamin Latrobe biography. (Submitted on May 30, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
Rose Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 31, 2008
2. Rose Hill Marker
Rose Hill Mansion image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, May 17, 2008
3. Rose Hill Mansion
Rose Hill Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, May 17, 2008
4. Rose Hill Entrance
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,247 times since then. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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