Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Today the Gambrill House is home to the administrative headquarters of the National Park Service's Historic Preservation Training Center. Founded in 1977, the center is tasked with developing the craft skills of National Park Service employees who preserve and maintain the thousands of historic structures in the National Park System, including Jefferson Memorial, Abraham Lincoln's Boyhood Home, C&O Canal, Fort McHenry, and the USS Cairo ironclad gunboat .
Location. 39° 22.008′ N, 77° 23.195′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from Urbana Pike. Click for map
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gambrill House (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); Monocacy Battlefield (within shouting distance of this marker); Gambrill Mill (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Monocacy National Battlefield (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Monocacy National Battlefield (about 300 feet away); Retreat (about 800 feet away); Burning of the Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Desperate Escape (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Frederick.
More about this marker. This marker replaces a marker entitled “Gambrill House”.
Also see . . .
1. Gambrill House (Edgewood). NPS, Monocacy National Battlefield (Submitted on November 11, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
2. Gambrill House (Boscobel). F-7-058, 4801 Urbana Pike (MD 355) Maryland Inventory of Historic Places. (Submitted on November 11, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 240 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. 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.