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

Charles Carroll

Lot #25

 
 
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By Devry Jones, May 12, 2018
1. Charles Carroll Marker
Inscription. Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Signer of the Declaration of Independence (see marker Lot #24). Carroll was a "squatter" in Bath and built a house here before the town was laid out and before he owned the land. The Signer, who later served in the U.S. Senate, owned other property around Bath.

Lot #25: Conveyed by the Trustees of the Town of Bath to Charles Carroll, 1777.
 
Location. 39° 37.508′ N, 78° 13.732′ W. Marker is in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, in Morgan County. Marker is on South Washington Street (U.S. 522) south of Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Berkeley Springs WV 25411, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Harry Dorsey Gough (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Charles Carroll (a few steps from this marker); Robert Throckmorton, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Hughes (within shouting distance of this marker); Sam Purviance, George Irwin (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Yates (within shouting distance of this marker); Center of Hospitality (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Carter Willis (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley Springs.
 
Categories. PoliticsSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Charles Carroll Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, May 12, 2018
2. Charles Carroll 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 56 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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