Harpers Ferry in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
—Meriwether Lewis at Harpers Ferry —
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lewis & Clark Expedition marker series.
Location. 39° 19.346′ N, 77° 44.095′ W. Marker is in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Marker can be reached from Shenandoah Street (Business U.S. 340), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located along the Appalachian Trail overlooking the Lower Town section of Harpers Ferry. 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. A different marker also named Jefferson Rock (here, next to this marker); Shenandoah Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Nathan Cook Brackett (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Revolutionary War Soldier Island Access (about 400 feet away); Jonathan Child House (about 400 feet away); Virginius Island Trail (was about 500 feet away but has been reported missing. ); Harper Cemetery (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harpers Ferry.
Categories. • Exploration • Natural Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 10, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,795 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on May 10, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 23, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.