Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Today the Gambrill House is home to the administrative headquarters of the National Park Service's Historic Preservation Training Center. Founded in 1977, the center is tasked with developing the craft skills of National Park Service employees who preserve and maintain the thousands of historic structures in the National Park System, including Jefferson Memorial, Abraham Lincoln's Boyhood Home, C&O Canal, Fort McHenry, and the USS Cairo ironclad gunboat .
Topics. This historical marker is Notable Buildings.
Location. 39° 22.008′ N, 77° 23.195′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from Urbana Pike. At Gambrill's Mill on the Monocacy Battlefield. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4823 Urbana Pike, Frederick MD 21704, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Monocacy Battlefield (within shouting distance of this marker); A Bold Plan (within shouting distance of this marker); Gambrill Mill (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Monocacy National Battlefield (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Monocacy National Battlefield (about 300 feet away); Retreat (about 800 feet away); Burning the Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Desperate Escape (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
More about this marker. This marker replaces a marker entitled “Gambrill House”.
Also see . . .
1. Gambrill House (Edgewood). NPS, Monocacy National Battlefield (Submitted on November 11, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
2. Gambrill House (Boscobel). Maryland Inventory of Historic Places, file number F-7-058, 4801 Urbana Pike (MD 355) (Submitted on November 11, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 11, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 491 times since then and 93 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on November 11, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.