Seneca in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by the Maryland Civil War Centennial Commission.
Location. 39° 4.499′ N, 77° 19.595′ W. Marker is in Seneca, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Violettes Lock Road and River Road (Maryland Route 190), on the left when traveling south on Violettes Lock Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Germantown MD 20874, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Watering the Canal (approx. 0.6 miles away); A Veteran’s Life in Montgomery County (approx. 0.8 miles away); Seneca Mills During the Civil War (approx. 0.8 miles away); Seneca Store (approx. 0.8 miles away); Seneca (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Seneca.
More about this marker. Marker is about half a mile from the river.
Also see . . . Fiery Dawn, Chapter 3. The fording of the Potomac at Rowsers Ford is detailed beginning at paragraph (Submitted on November 5, 2006.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
More. Search the internet for Rowser’s Ford.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,486 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 5, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 3. submitted on August 30, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.