Bethesda in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Northwest 5
District of Columbia
Placed 1791 - 1792
Protected by John Hall Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
Erected 1916 by Dolly Madison Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution. (Marker Number NW5.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Original Federal Boundary Stones marker series.
Location. 38° 56.705′ N, 77° 6.373′ W. Marker is in Bethesda, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from Westwood Drive west of Wetherill Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5216 Westwood Drive, Bethesda MD 20816, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battery Bailey (approx. half a mile away); Col. Guilford Dudley Bailey (approx. half a mile away); Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Northwest 4 (approx. 0.7 miles away in District of Columbia); John Wesley (approx. Inlet Locks (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of the American University Address (approx. 0.9 miles away in District of Columbia); Lockhouse 6 (approx. one mile away); A Canal Home (was approx. one mile away but has been reported permanently removed. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bethesda.
More about this marker. Marker is on Federal Land subject to prosecution for trespassing.
Visiting this location may be arranged by calling the Dalecarlia Reservoir Water Treatment Plant directly at their administrative number (202) 764-2753.
1. Picture Attribution
Photos used with gratitude and written permission from Mr. Jihad F. Saleh.
— Submitted October 12, 2019, by Roberto Bernate of Arlington, Virginia.
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 13, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2019, by Roberto Bernate of Arlington, Virginia. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 12, 2019, by Roberto Bernate of Arlington, Virginia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.