North Bethesda in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Old Spring House & Pool of Bethesda
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Science & Medicine • Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 1942.
Location. 39° 0.088′ N, 77° 5.759′ W. Marker is in North Bethesda, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from Wood Road, 0.6 miles north of Rockville Pike (Maryland Route 355), on the left when traveling north. Marker is on the campus of Naval Support Activity Bethesda at 8901 Wisconsin Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8980 Rockville Pike, Rockville MD 20852, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other National Naval Medical Center in the 1940’s (within shouting distance of this marker); National Naval Medical Center (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); "All are Welcome to the Healing Plaza" (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Walter Reed Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Walter Reed Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Centennial Anchor (approx. ¼ mile away); The Louis Stokes Laboratories (approx. 0.3 miles away); President Franklin D. Roosevelt dedicated the NIH Bethesda campus on this site, October 31, 1940 (approx. 0.3 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on September 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 2, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 501 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 2, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.