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Berkeley Springs in Morgan County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Thomas Lawson and John Orr

Lot #47

 
 
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By Devry Jones, May 12, 2018
1. Thomas Lawsom and John Orr Marker
Inscription. Thomas Lawson of Prince William County, Va., and John Orr of Loudoun County, Va., co-owners of Lots #28 and #29. It was owned later by Philadelphia merchant Thomas Palmer, who also owned Lots #46 and #48.
 
Location. 39° 37.55′ N, 78° 13.729′ W. Marker is in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, in Morgan County. Marker is on South Washington Street (U.S. 522) south of Liberty Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 South Washington Street, Berkeley Springs WV 25411, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Center of Hospitality (a few steps from this marker); A Winter Refuge (a few steps from this marker); Sam Purviance, George Irwin (a few steps from this marker); Robert Carter Willis (a few steps from this marker); Fielding Lewis (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Dick (within shouting distance of this marker); Harry Dorsey Gough (within shouting distance of this marker); Bryan Fairfax, Thomas Bryan Martin, & George William Fairfax (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley Springs.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Thomas Lawsom and John Orr Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, May 12, 2018
2. Thomas Lawsom and John Orr Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 17, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 14, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 14, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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