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”
Winchester, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Cannon Used by George Washington

 
 
Cannon Used by George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), May 28, 2020
1. Cannon Used by George Washington Marker
Inscription.  
Cannon used by
George
Washington

in defence of
Fort Loudoun
1756

 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraWar, French and Indian. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1756.
 
Location. 39° 10.946′ N, 78° 10.05′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Virginia. Memorial is on West Cork Street (U.S. 50) just east of South Braddock Street (U.S. 50), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 32 W Cork St, Winchester VA 22601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Washington (here, next to this marker); Braddock Cannon (a few steps from this marker); Washington’s Office (a few steps from this marker); Washington Becomes a Burgess for Frederick County (a few steps from this marker); Peggy Wolfe McKee, Mary Bruce Glaize, Martha Wolfe (within shouting distance of this marker); James R. Wilkins, Sr.
Paid Advertisement
Click on the ad for more information.
Please report objectionable advertising to the Editor.
Click or scan to see
this page online
(within shouting distance of this marker); Braddock Street United Methodist Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Photos of Old Town Winchester (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winchester.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 28, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 224 times since then and 36 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on May 28, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=150625

CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
This website earns income from purchases you make after using our links to Amazon.com. We appreciate your support.
Paid Advertisement
Apr. 15, 2024