Near Big Pool in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Maryland State Park
Erected by State Roads Commission.
Location. 39° 38.764′ N, 78° 0.239′ W. Marker is near Big Pool, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of National Pike (U.S. 40) and Big Pool Road (Maryland Route 56), on the left when traveling west on National Pike. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Big Pool MD 21711, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gen. J. E. B. Stuart’s Cavalry (approx. 1.1 miles away); The National Road (approx. 1.7 miles away); Big Pool Junction (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Federal Signal Station (approx. The National Road (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Big Pool.
Regarding Fort Frederick. Fort Frederick is 3½ miles southeast from here.
Also see . . .
1. Fort Frederick State Park. (Submitted on November 12, 2006.)
2. Fort Frederick State Park, One of Col. Washington's Frontier Forts. (Submitted on November 12, 2006.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, French and Indian • War, US Civil • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 12, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,315 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 12, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.