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

Harry Dorsey Gough

Lot #35

 
 
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By Devry Jones, May 12, 2018
1. Harry Dorsey Gough Marker
Inscription.  Harry Dorsey Gough, a wealthy Marylander from Perry Hall and a patron of Methodist Bishop Francis Asbury. Rev. Asbury visited and preached in the Gough house while in Bath. Gen. Horatio Gates was later a resident but never owned the lot. Capt. John Swann owned Lot #35 and adjoining Lot #34 by 1798.

Lot #35: Conveyed by the Trustees of the Town of Bath to Harry Dorsey Gough, 1788.
 
Location. 39° 37.516′ N, 78° 13.724′ W. Marker is in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, in Morgan County. Marker is on South Washington Street (U.S. 522) north of Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 South Washington 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. Charles Carroll (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Charles Carroll (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Throckmorton, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Hughes (within shouting distance of this marker); Sam Purviance / George Irwin (within shouting distance of
Harry Dorsey Gough Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, May 12, 2018
2. Harry Dorsey Gough Marker
this marker); Center of Hospitality (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Carter Willis (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Yates (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley Springs.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 20, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 14, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 67 times since then and 3 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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