Butler Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
spent the night here Oct. 24, 1794.
Erected 1938 by Daughters of the American Revolution - Gettysburg Chapter.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Events. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington, and the George Washington Slept Here series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1794.
Location. 39° 53.492′ N, 77° 15.126′ W. Marker is in Butler Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Goldenville Road and Russell Tavern Road, on the right when traveling west on Goldenville Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1010 Russell Tavern Rd, Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Russell Tavern (approx. 0.3 miles away); October 24, 1794 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. one mile away); Rural Electrification (approx. 2.1 miles Biglerville (approx. 2.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2Ĺ miles away); POW and MIA Memorial (approx. 2Ĺ miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 2Ĺ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Butler Township.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 10, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 688 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 10, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.