Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Braddock, Washington, and Franklin
At a Tavern located near this spot
General Edward Braddock
Colonel George Washington
Met to plan the British
assault on Ft. Dusquesne
During the French & Indian War
This plaque erected by the Kiwanis Club of Frederick
June 8, 1998
Erected 1998 by Kiwanis Club of Frederick.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Braddock’s Road and Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock marker series.
Location. 39° 24.752′ N, 77° 24.778′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from South Court Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Mullinix Park, near Court Street. Marker is in this post office area: Frederick MD 21701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Saints Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Ulysses Grant Bourne (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Hanson (about 500 feet away); B & O Railroad Station (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named John Hanson (about John Hanson (about 600 feet away); 173 West All Saints Street (about 600 feet away); First Black High School in Frederick County (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
Also see . . . Mr. Franklin to the Rescue and A Virginia Volunteer. Braddock would meet Franklin and Washington at Frederick. Franklin offering logistical support. Washington would join General Braddock as an aide. (Submitted on September 25, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 25, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,340 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 25, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3, 4. submitted on August 28, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.