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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"

This memorial erected by The Society of Colonial Wars in the District of Columbia
1910

 
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 NW 0.1 miles south of O Street NW, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3240 O Street NW, Washington DC 20007, United States of America.
 
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); The Last Home of Stephen Bloomer Balch, D.D. (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Political Salons of Georgetown (about 700 feet away); Ambassador David K. E. Bruce
Colonel Ninian Beall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 13, 2017
2. Colonel Ninian Beall Marker
(about 800 feet away); Potomac No. 5 (approx. 0.2 miles away); The City Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Presbyterian Congregation in George Town, (approx. 0.2 miles away); Forrest Marbury House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 13, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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