Hagerstown in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Bench Mark “A”
Bench Mark "A" is not just of historical interest, but has been included in leveling surveys conducted in 1931, 1941, and 1979. It has remained very stable in relation to other nearby marks. This mark was chosen to be part of a releveling project completed in 1988.
Location. 39° 38.57′ N, 77° 43.371′ W. Marker is in Hagerstown, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on Summit Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hagerstown MD 21740, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ransom of Hagerstown (within shouting distance of this marker); For God and Country (within shouting distance of this marker); Crossroads of History (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); A City Divided (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Brown (about 400 feet away); Hagerstonians In The Civil War (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named The Ransom of Hagerstown (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hagerstown.
Categories. • 20th Century • Landmarks •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 876 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 24, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.