Berkeley Springs in Morgan County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Berkeley Springs Sanitarium
Location. 39° 37.63′ N, 78° 13.735′ W. Marker is in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, in Morgan County. Marker can be reached from Fairfax Street. Touch for map. Marker is in the Museum of the Berkeley Springs. 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. Berkeley Springs Baths (here, next to this marker); Washington Heritage Trail (a few steps from this marker); Morgan County Court House Stone (within shouting distance of this marker); Berkeley Springs State Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Whiting, Angus McDonald, Jane and Katherine Dalton, Angust McDonald (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Centennial Time Capsule (about 300 feet away); William Herbert / Dr. John Meade Travers (about 400 feet away); Frederick Conrad / Robert Rutherford (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley Springs.
1. Marker history
This marker was removed from its original location because the information was not accurate. It now resides in the Museum of the Berkeley Springs because of its historic significance. It was replaced by a similar sign with accurate information.
The photo shown here of indoor baths, plus several exhibits related to the history of the famed Berkeley Springs can be found in the Museum of the Berkeley Springs on the 2nd floor of the 1815 Roman Bath House in Berkeley Springs State Park.
— Submitted July 13, 2015, by Jeanne Mozier of Berkeley Springs, West Virginia.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,147 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.