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Colonel Ninian Beall

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, November 13, 2017
1. Colonel Ninian Beall Marker
Inscription.  
Born Scotland 1625 - Died Maryland 1717
Patentee of Rock of Dunbarton
Member of the House of Burgesses
Commander in Chief of Provincial Forces of Maryland
in grateful recognition of his services "upon all incursions and disturbances of neighbouring Indians" the Maryland Assembly of 1699 passed "An Act of Gratuity"

 
Erected 1910 by The Society of Colonial Wars in the District of Columbia.
 
Location. 38° 54.454′ N, 77° 3.912′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Potomac Street Northwest south of O Street Northwest, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3240 O Street Northwest, Washington DC 20007, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. John's Episcopal Church, Georgetown Parish (a few steps from this marker); St. John's: 200 Years of History (within shouting distance of this marker); The Last Home of Stephen Bloomer Balch, D.D. (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); President John F. Kennedy
Colonel Ninian Beall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 13, 2017
2. Colonel Ninian Beall Marker
(about 400 feet away); A Drugstore Like No Other (about 500 feet away); Let the Good Times Roll (about 600 feet away); Georgetown's Watering Holes (about 700 feet away); Dumbarton United Methodist Church (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
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