Clear Spring in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Dam No. 5
Erected by Maryland Civil War Centennial Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is December 17, 1861.
Location. 39° 36.47′ N, 77° 55.302′ W. Marker is in Clear Spring, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on Dam Number 5 Road 2.9 miles south of Big Pool Road (Maryland Route 56), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clear Spring MD 21722, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Protecting Cultural Resources (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stonewall Jackson at Dam 5 (about 300 feet away); Mule Power (approx. 1˝ miles away); Four Locks (approx. 1˝ miles away); a different marker also named Four Locks (approx. 1˝ miles away); McCoy's Ferry (approx. 2.6 miles away); Lancelot Jacques (approx. 3 miles away); Clear Spring Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clear Spring.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 2, 2018. It was originally submitted on September 2, 2018, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 121 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 2, 2018, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.