Shepherdstown in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Shepherdstown Rally Point
Dedicated in ceremony September 17, 1988, during “Constitution Week,” by the Honorable John O. Marsh, Jr. Secretary of the Army; Major General John A. Wilson, III, Adjutant General of West Virginia; The Honorable Audrey Egle, Mayor of Shepherdstown; and Mr. Charles Freeland, president of the Shepherdstown Men's Club.
Erected 1988 by the Shepherdstown Men's Club.
Location. 39° 25.301′ N, 77° 49.27′ W. Marker is in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Kearneysville Pike (West Virginia Route 480) and Starkey's Landing, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. This
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fountain Rock (here, next to this marker); The Spirit of 1775 (was approx. 0.4 miles away but has been reported missing. ); a different marker also named Spirit of 1775 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Elmwood Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away); Elmwood Cemetery Vault (approx. 0.7 miles away); Confederate Dead (approx. 0.7 miles away); Confederate Soldiers in Elmwood Cemetery / Colonel Henry Kyd Douglas (approx. 0.7 miles away); Trinity Episcopal Church (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shepherdstown.
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