Emmitsburg in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
White Ash Tree
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources and the Antietam Tree Company examined the tree and recommended removal due to the tree being structurally unsound and an appreciable hazard to life and property.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Horticulture & Forestry • Natural Features.
Location. 39° 41.684′ N, 77° 19.6′ W. Marker is in Emmitsburg, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from Seton Avenue (Business U.S. 15) 0.6 miles from Main Street (Maryland Route 140) when traveling south. Monument is located on the grounds of FEMA's National Emergency Training Center. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Emmitsburg MD 21727, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "To Lift a Nation" (within shouting distance of this marker); Fallen Firefighters Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The White House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati (about 700 feet away); Sisters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul (about 700 feet away); Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth (about 800 feet away); Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sisters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul of New York (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emmitsburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 16, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,280 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 16, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.