Kettering in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
George and Martha Washington, Nelly and John Parke Custis, Benedict Calvert, and Robert Eden, last royal governor of Maryland, were here September 4-5, 1772.
Washington was also here September 6, 7, October 4, 10, 1772 and April 12, 1773.
Erected 1932 by George Washington Bicentennial.
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here marker series.
Location. 38° 52.954′ N, 76° 48.8′ W. Marker is in Kettering, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker is on Largo Road (Route 202) 0.1 miles south of Kettering Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is a few feet off the roadway. Marker is in this post office area: Upper Marlboro MD 20774, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Weary Warriors (approx. 1.4 miles away); Archaeology at the Brick Quarters (approx. 1.4 miles away); Seeking Freedom (approx. 1.4 miles away); Northampton Slave Quarters and Archaeological Park (approx. 1.4 miles away); Archaeology at the Frame Quarters (approx. 1˝ miles away); Ridgley (approx. 2.2 miles away); Ridgeley Rosenwald School (approx. 2.6 miles away); St. Barnabas' Church (approx. 2.9 miles away).
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Persons • Politics •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 18, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,373 times since then and 49 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on November 18, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.
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