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Martinsburg in Berkeley County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

General Adam Stephen House and Triple Brick Museum

 
 
General Adam Stephen House and Triple Brick Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, September 27, 2008
1. General Adam Stephen House and Triple Brick Museum Marker
Inscription.
Founder of Martinsburg, First Sheriff of Berkeley County,
Statesman, Soldier, Surgeon
National Register of Historic Places Oct. 15, 1970

 
Location. 39° 27.261′ N, 77° 57.655′ W. Marker is in Martinsburg, West Virginia, in Berkeley County. Marker is on East John Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 309 E. John St., Martinsburg WV 25401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gen. Adam Stephen (here, next to this marker); Avenue of Flags Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Civil War Martinsburg (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roundhouses and Shops / Railroad Strike of 1877 (approx. mile away); Site of Belle Boyd Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); Berkeley Hotel (approx. 0.3 miles away); Boydville (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Federal Building (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Martinsburg.
 
Also see . . .  General Adam Stephen Memorial Association, Inc., Martinsburg, West Virginia. More about Adam Stephen and his house. Also the separate Triple Brick Museum. (Submitted on August 7, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.) 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
The Triple Brick Museum image. Click for full size.
By Linda Walcroft, May 9, 2015
2. The Triple Brick Museum
Adam Stephen House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, September 27, 2008
3. Adam Stephen House
309 East John Street
1774 - 1789
This structure was constructed of native limestone by Revolutionary War General Adam Stephen, founder of Martinsburg. Restored by the City of Martinsburg and the Adam Stephen Memorial Association, Inc.
Adam Stephen House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, September 27, 2008
4. Adam Stephen House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 21, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,173 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on October 21, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on May 15, 2015, by Linda Walcroft of Strasburg, Virginia.   3, 4. submitted on October 21, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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