Morgantown in Monongalia County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
George Washington Stopped Here
Erected 1932 by The Colonel John Evans Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, Morgantown WV.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington, and the George Washington Slept Here series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1784.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Morgantown WV 26508, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Pierpont (here, next to this marker); Veterans Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Easton Roller Mill (approx. 1.3 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Site of the Birthplace of David Adam Ice (approx. 1.9 miles away); Ice’s Ferry (approx. 1.9 miles away); Joseph Snider (approx. 1.9 miles away); Ralph Lemley: Resourceful Caretaker (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morgantown.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 30, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 833 times since then and 146 times this year. Last updated on May 4, 2018, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 30, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.