Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Berkeley Springs in Morgan County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Capt. John Swann

Lot #12

 
 
Capt. John Swann Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 12, 2018
1. Capt. John Swann Marker
Inscription.  Capt. John Swann of Washington County, Maryland. By 1798, Capt. Swann owned Lots #12, #13, #34 and #35.

Lot #12: Conveyed by the Trustees of the Town of Bath to Capt. John Swann, 1777.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia, Berkeley Springs, Town of Bath Lots series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1798.
 
Location. 39° 37.436′ N, 78° 13.693′ W. Marker is in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, in Morgan County. Marker is on Warren Street east of South Mercer Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 304 Warren 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. Original Town of Bath Lots One and Two (within shouting distance of this marker); Dutch Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); William Weathers (within shouting distance of this marker); John Barns (within shouting distance of this marker); Community Services Building (within shouting distance of this marker);
Capt. John Swann Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 12, 2018
2. Capt. John Swann Marker
Click or scan to see
this page online
John Smith and John Philpot (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edward Lloyd (about 300 feet away); John Ridout (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley Springs.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 17, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 14, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 156 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.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=117410

Paid Advertisement
Aug. 2, 2021