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Berkeley Springs in Morgan County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Robert Carter Willis

Lot #37

 
 
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By Devry Jones, May 12, 2018
1. Robert Carter Willis Marker
Inscription. Robert Carter Willis in 1779 deeded the lot to Alexander White (see marker Lot #38), one of the original Trustees of the Town of Bath. White was regarded by his contemporaries as one of the ablest lawyers in the United States and an outstanding leader of western Virginia (now West Virginia).

Lot #37: Conveyed by the Trustees of the Town of Bath to Robert Carter Willis [no recorded date].
 
Location. 39° 37.542′ N, 78° 13.74′ W. Marker is in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, in Morgan County. Marker is on South Washington Street (U.S. 522) south of Liberty Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 South Washington Street, Berkeley Springs WV 25411, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Winter Refuge (a few steps from this marker); Sam Purviance, George Irwin (a few steps from this marker); Center of Hospitality (a few steps from this marker); Thomas Lawson and John Orr (a few steps from this marker); Harry Dorsey Gough (within shouting distance of this marker); Fielding Lewis (within shouting
Robert Carter Willis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, May 12, 2018
2. Robert Carter Willis Marker
distance of this marker); Robert Throckmorton, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Carroll (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley Springs.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 17, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 14, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 14, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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