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Charles Town in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Stribling House

circa 1840

 
 
The Stribling House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 12, 2011
1. The Stribling House Marker
Inscription.
Union General Philip Sheridan
used this home as his headquarters
during the Civil War. On the 17th of
September, 1862 Sheridan met Gen.
U.S. Grant here to plan the 1864
Shenandoah Valley Campaign.

 
Erected by Charles Town Historic Landmarks Commission.
 
Location. 39° 17.437′ N, 77° 51.313′ W. Marker is in Charles Town, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of E Washington Street (U.S. 340 Bus) and S Seminary Street, on the right when traveling east on E Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the Carriage Inn Bed & Breakfast. Marker is at or near this postal address: 417 E Washington Street, Charles Town WV 25414, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rutherford House (a few steps from this marker); Lock Graveyard Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Confederate Dead (about 400 feet away); Edge Hill Cemetery (about 400 feet away); Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away); Zion Episcopal Churchyard (about 500 feet away); Sergeant Littleton Tazewell Cordell (about 700 feet away); Major James Gibson (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charles Town.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
The Stribling House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 12, 2011
2. The Stribling House Marker
Marker on E Washington Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 12, 2011
3. Marker on E Washington Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 16, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 588 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 16, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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