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Biglerville in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Russellís Tavern

 
 
Russellís Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
1. Russellís Tavern Marker
Inscription.
- This is the original building -
George Washington
spent the night here Oct. 24, 1794.

 
Erected 1938 by Daughters of the American Revolution - Gettysburg Chapter.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the George Washington Slept Here marker series.
 
Location. 39° 53.492′ N, 77° 15.126′ W. Marker is in Biglerville, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Goldenville Road and Russell Tavern Road, on the right when traveling west on Goldenville Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Biglerville PA 17307, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Russell Tavern (approx. 0.3 miles away); October 24, 1794 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. one mile away); Rural Electrification (approx. 2.1 miles away); Biglerville (approx. 2.3 miles away); Samuel A. Cobean Farm (approx. 2.8 miles away); William Ross Farm (approx. 2.9 miles away); Hardaway Alabama Artillery (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Biglerville.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Russellís Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
2. Russellís Tavern Marker
Russellís Tavern and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
3. Russellís Tavern and Marker
President George Washington stayed in this building in 1794 while he was dealing with the Whiskey Rebellion.
Russellís Tavern image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
4. Russellís Tavern
Second Russellís Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
5. Second Russellís Tavern Marker
This second marker is on the front of the building.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 505 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 10, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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