Near Charles Town in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected by the West Virginia Department of Culture and History. (Marker Number 1983.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 39° 18.216′ N, 77° 55.38′ W. Marker is near Charles Town, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Middleway Pike (West Virginia Route 51) and Earle Road (County Route 51/1) on Middleway Pike. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charles Town WV 25414, 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. Harewood (approx. 0.3 miles away); Richwood Hall (approx. 0.8 miles away); Cameron's Depot Engagement (approx. 1.2 miles away); Locust Hill (approx. 1.2 miles away); Ruins of St. George’s Chapel (approx. Johnsontown (approx. 3.1 miles away); "Prato Rio" (approx. 3.1 miles away); Martin Robison Delany (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charles Town.
Also see . . . The Washingtons of Jefferson County. By John Augustine Washington, family historian. (Submitted on July 29, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 29, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,975 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 29, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. 2. submitted on July 29, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 3. submitted on March 15, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.