Shepherdstown in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1975 by West Virginia Department of Archives and History.
Location. 39° 26.152′ N, 77° 48.197′ W. Marker is in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Marker is on North Duke Street / Shepherdstown Pike (State Highway 480), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The Shepherdstown Pike is numbered Route 34 on the Maryland side of the bridge. The marker is located on the southern end of the Bridge, at a pull off. Marker is in this post office area: Shepherdstown WV 25443, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The James Rumsey Bridge (here, next to this marker); River Crossing (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Shepherdstown (approx. 0.2 miles away in Maryland); Blackford's Ford (approx. 0.2 miles away in Maryland); A View into the Past (approx. 0.2 miles away in Belle Vue (approx. ¼ mile away); Ferry Hill (approx. 0.3 miles away in Maryland); Ferry Hill Place (approx. 0.3 miles away in Maryland). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shepherdstown.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 356 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 30, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.