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

George Irwin

Lot #89

 
 
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By Devry Jones, May 12, 2018
1. George Irwin Marker
Inscription.  George Irwin of York County, Pa., who later bought half of adjoining Lot #88. Irwin, a merchant, also bought Lot #46. A boarding house was located on this site during most of the early history of Bath.

Lot #89: Conveyed by the Trustees of the Town of Bath to George Irwin, 1777.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 39° 37.691′ N, 78° 13.707′ W. Marker is in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, in Morgan County. Marker is on Congress Street west of Wilkes Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 31 Congress 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. James Elliott (within shouting distance of this marker); Roman Bathhouse and Museum of the Berkeley Springs (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Morgan County Court House Stone (about 400 feet away); Berkeley Springs Baths (about 400 feet away); Berkeley Springs Sanitarium
George Irwin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, May 12, 2018
2. George Irwin Marker
(about 400 feet away); James Smith (about 400 feet away); Tannery vs Hotels (about 400 feet away); Berkeley Springs (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley Springs.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 20, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 14, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 81 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. 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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