Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Braddock, Washington, and Franklin
At a Tavern located near this spot
General Edward Braddock
Colonel George Washington
Met to plan the British
assault on Ft. Dusquesne
During the French & Indian War
This plaque erected by the Kiwanis Club of Frederick
June 8, 1998
Erected 1998 by Kiwanis Club of Frederick.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, French and Indian. In addition, it is included in the Braddock’s Road and Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock series list. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1814.
Location. 39° 24.752′ N, 77° 24.778′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from South Court Street, on the right when traveling north. Located in Mullinix Park, near Court Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Frederick MD 21701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Kuhn (within shouting distance of this marker); Saints Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Ulysses Grant Bourne Water Level of the 1976 Flood (about 300 feet away); The Free Colored Mens Library (about 400 feet away); Library Campaign Song (about 400 feet away); John Hanson (about 500 feet away); B & O Railroad Station (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
Also see . . . Mr. Franklin to the Rescue and A Virginia Volunteer. Braddock would meet Franklin and Washington at Frederick. Franklin offering logistical support. Washington would join General Braddock as an aide. (Submitted on September 25, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 25, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 3,071 times since then and 199 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 25, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3, 4. submitted on August 28, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.