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Near Tuscarora in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

George Washington

The Dutchman's

 
 
Geo. Washington dined at The Dutchman's. image. Click for full size.
By Fred Kamprad, April 2, 2006
1. Geo. Washington dined at The Dutchman's.
Inscription.  
George Washington
on his way to Frederick
Friday, August 5, 1785
dined in a building on this site
known as
The Dutchman's
one mile south of here is
Noland's Ferry frequently used
by Washington on his travels.

 
Erected 1932 by William J. Grove, Lime Kiln, Maryland.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Colonial Era. In addition, it is included in the George Washington Slept Here series list.
 
Location. 39° 15.454′ N, 77° 28.04′ W. Marker is near Tuscarora, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is on Tuscarora Road (Maryland Route 28) west of Buckeystown Pike (Maryland Route 85). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tuscarora MD 21790, 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. Carrollton Manor (approx. 1.6 miles away); 1862 Antietam Campaign (approx. 1.8 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 1.8 miles away); Monocacy Aqueduct
Site of the Dutchman image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, January 28, 2007
2. Site of the Dutchman
The existing buildings are new construction, not those mentioned on the marker.
(approx. 2.6 miles away); Springing Over the Monocacy / The Enduring Aqueduct (approx. 2.7 miles away); Chesapeake and Ohio Aqueduct (approx. 3.1 miles away); Carroll's Mill (approx. 3.3 miles away); Historic Site (approx. 3˝ miles away).
 
Noland's Ferry image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 26, 2007
3. Noland's Ferry
Looking from Maryland at Noland’s Island, site of Noland’s Ferry.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 18, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 9, 2006, by Fred Kamprad of Gaithersburg, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,890 times since then and 22 times this year. Last updated on October 11, 2010, by Chris Nelson of Baltimore, Maryland. Photos:   1. submitted on April 9, 2006, by Fred Kamprad of Gaithersburg, Maryland.   2. submitted on June 29, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   3. submitted on June 8, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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