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

George Dick

Lot #107

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, May 12, 2018
1. George Dick Marker
Inscription.  
George Dick of Berkeley County. It was bought in 1786 by Robert Throckmorton, partner with James Rumsey (see marker Lot #97) at "The Liberty Pole and Flag" Inn, perhaps the most popular inn in Bath.

Lot #107: Conveyed by the Trustees of the Town of Bath to George Dick, August 23, 1777.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia, Berkeley Springs, Town of Bath Lots series list. A significant historical date for this entry is August 23, 1777.
 
Location. 39° 37.726′ N, 78° 13.613′ W. Marker is in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, in Morgan County. Marker is on Independence Street west of North Washington Street (U.S. 522), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 208 Independence Street, Berkeley Springs WV 25411, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Robert Brown (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Whiting (within shouting distance of this marker); Bath Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Judiah Higgins
George Dick Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 6, 2020
2. George Dick Marker
Unfortunately, the marker shows significant wearing.
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph Booth (within shouting distance of this marker); Solomon Smith (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tannery vs Hotels (about 300 feet away); James Smith (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley Springs.
 
George Dick Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 12, 2018
3. George Dick Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 14, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 86 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 14, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   2. submitted on November 6, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   3. submitted on May 14, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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