Harpers Ferry in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Harper House Tavern
—Meriwether Lewis at Harpers Ferry —
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lewis & Clark Expedition marker series.
Location. 39° 19.381′ N, 77° 43.853′ W. Marker is in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Church Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in the Lower Town section of Harpers Ferry National Historic Site, across the street from the St. Peter's Roman Church. Marker is in this post office area: Harpers Ferry WV 25425, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Springhouses and Root Cellars (here, next to this marker); Harper House (here, next to this marker); St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church (a few steps from this marker); Welcome to St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church (a few steps from this marker); "A journey of 1,000 miles begins with a single step." (within Sweets for Harpers Ferry (within shouting distance of this marker); Casualty of War (within shouting distance of this marker); The John Brown Raiders (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harpers Ferry.
Categories. • Exploration • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 8, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,028 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 8, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.