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Near Berkley Springs in Morgan County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lovers’ Leap

 
 
Lovers' Leap Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Glahn, July 3, 2016
1. Lovers' Leap Marker
Inscription. Beautiful panorama of West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Maryland. It overlooks the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal which was started by George Washington and associates in order to improve communication with the west.
 
Erected 1974 by West Virgina Department of Archives & History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal marker series.
 
Location. 39° 40.74′ N, 78° 11.718′ W. Marker is near Berkley Springs, West Virginia, in Morgan County. Marker is on Hancock Road (Federal Route 522), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Berkeley Springs WV 25411, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Stonewall" Jackson Hill (approx. 0.9 miles away); Siding and Packing House Site (approx. 1.2 miles away in Maryland); Tonoloway Fort (approx. 1.4 miles away in Maryland); National Pike Toll House (approx. 1.4 miles away in Maryland); The Tonoloways (approx. 1.5 miles away in Maryland); “Old Mr. Flintís” Home (approx. 1.5 miles away in Maryland); Hancock (approx. 1.5 miles away in Maryland); Hancock's Orchard Industry (approx. 1.5 miles away in Maryland).
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceWaterways & Vessels
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Glahn of Winchester, Virginia. This page has been viewed 204 times since then and 8 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by William Glahn of Winchester, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on September 1, 2016.
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