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Near Grantsville in Garrett County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Winterburg House

 
 
Winterburg House Marker image. Click for full size.
National Park Service, Thomas Stone National Historic Site, June 17, 2019
1. Winterburg House Marker
Inscription.  Built in 1820 in Grantsville, Md. as a stagecoach stop on the Old National Pike. Food, drink, sleeping accommodations and tickets were for sale here. Reconstructed at Penn Alps in 1967.
 
Erected by Spruce Forest Artisan Village.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceRoads & VehiclesSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the The Historic National Road series list.
 
Location. 39° 41.797′ N, 79° 8.551′ W. Marker is near Grantsville, Maryland, in Garrett County. Marker can be reached from Casselman Road 0.1 miles north of National Road (Alternate U.S. 40). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 185 Casselman Rd, Grantsville MD 21536, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Original Tombstone of Solomon Glotfelty (a few steps from this marker); Glotfelty House (a few steps from this marker); The Miller House (a few steps from this marker); Casselman River Bridge State Park (within shouting distance
Winterburg House Marker image. Click for full size.
National Park Service, Thomas Stone National Historic Site, June 17, 2019
2. Winterburg House Marker
of this marker); Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West (within shouting distance of this marker); The National Pike (within shouting distance of this marker); Compton School (within shouting distance of this marker); Markley House (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grantsville.
 
Also see . . .  Spruce Forest Artisan Village. (Submitted on August 5, 2019.)
 
Winterburg House image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 17, 2020
3. Winterburg House
Spruce Forest Artisan Village at Cassleman River Bridge State Park. image. Click for full size.
National Park Service, Thomas Stone National Historic Site, June 17, 2019
4. Spruce Forest Artisan Village at Cassleman River Bridge State Park.
Spruce Forest Artisan Village Welcome Sign image. Click for full size.
National Park Service, Thomas Stone National Historic Site, June 17, 2019
5. Spruce Forest Artisan Village Welcome Sign
Casselman River Bridge at Casselman River State Park image. Click for full size.
By David Lassman, June 17, 2019
6. Casselman River Bridge at Casselman River State Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 5, 2019. This page has been viewed 96 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 5, 2019.   3. submitted on July 19, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   4, 5, 6. submitted on August 5, 2019. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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