Thurmont in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Cold Stream water flowing over the worm returned the alcohol to liquid, which flowed into the (4) jug. In an attempt to increase the proof, some distillers ran the alcohol through an intermediate (5) “thump barrel.” Whiskey is alcohol that has been aged in a charred oak barrel.
Location. 39° 38.291′ N, 77° 26.697′ W. Marker is in Thurmont, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from Park Central Road. Touch for map. In Catoctin Mountain Park, along the Blue Blazes Trail. Marker is in this post office area: Thurmont MD 21788, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Blue Blazes Still (approx. ¼ mile away); A Fatal Shootout (approx. 0.3 miles away); Preparing the Hearth (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Tradition of Conservation (approx. 0.4 miles away); Blue Blazes Whiskey Trail Making Charcoal (approx. half a mile away); Wood Hauler's Sled (approx. half a mile away); Collier's Hut (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Thurmont.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 1, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 338 times since then and 20 times this year. Last updated on January 5, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on January 1, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.