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Fort Washington in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

“Coach” James W. Crawford

1938 - 1992

 

—In Memoriam —

 
“Coach” James W. Crawford Marker image. Click for full size.
By M. A. Pimentel, 2008
1. “Coach” James W. Crawford Marker
Inscription. Friendly’s first football coach 1971-1991. His teams won three Md. State championships and compiled a record of 166-46-1. Crawford was a “man for all seasons.” Erected in gratitude by the Class of 1993 and Redskin Robert Green ’88.
 
Erected 1992 by Friendly High School Class of 1993 and Redskin Robert Green.
 
Location. 38° 45.057′ N, 76° 58.213′ W. Marker is in Fort Washington, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker can be reached from Allentown Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is on the wall of the ticket booth of the Crawford-Knode Stadium at Friendly High School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10000 Allentown Road, Fort Washington MD 20744, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chapel Hill (approx. 1.6 miles away); Prince George’s County - St. John’s Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Broad Creek Historic District (approx. 1.7 miles away); Site of Silesia School (approx. 2 miles away); Saint Monica (approx. 2½ miles away); Saint Lorenzo Ruiz
“Coach” James W. Crawford Marker image. Click for full size.
By M. A. Pimentel, 2008
2. “Coach” James W. Crawford Marker
(approx. 2½ miles away); Thrift School (approx. 3.1 miles away); Fort Foote (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Washington.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 28, 2008, by M. A. Pimentel of Waldorf, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,340 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 28, 2008, by M. A. Pimentel of Waldorf, Maryland. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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