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Georgetown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ross and Getty House

 
 
Ross and Getty House Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 10, 2016
1. Ross and Getty House Marker
Inscription.
Ross and Getty House
No. 1, c. 1810
Foundation for
Preservation of
Historic Georgetown
Easement acquired
October, 1975
Accepted, March, 1976, by
National Trust for Historic Preservation

Additional marker:
1210 30th Street, N.W.
Andrew Ross Tenant House II
Built by Andrew Ross in 1811
who acquired land in 1810
from Thomas Sim Lee
Foundation for
Preservation of
Historic Georgetown
Easement acquired
May 2004

 
Erected by Foundation for Preservation of Historic Georgetown.
 
Location. 38° 54.33′ N, 77° 3.556′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 30th Street, NW 0 miles north of M Street, NW, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The first marker is to the left of the door at 1206 30th St.. The second marker is below a window at 1210 30th St. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1206 30th Street, NW, Washington DC 20007, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas Sim Lee Corner (a few steps from this marker); M Street - A Road Well Traveled (within shouting distance of this marker); Nathan Loughborough's Houses
1210 30th Street Marker, Andrew Ross Tenant House II image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 10, 2016
2. 1210 30th Street Marker, Andrew Ross Tenant House II
(within shouting distance of this marker); Old Stone House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Georgetown and the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal (about 500 feet away); Georgetown Historic District (about 500 feet away); At All Hours (about 500 feet away); Creating a National Park (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
Categories. ArchitectureMan-Made FeaturesSettlements & Settlers
 
Ross and Getty House and Andrew Ross Tenant House II Markers image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 10, 2016
3. Ross and Getty House and Andrew Ross Tenant House II Markers
Both of the markers are visible in this view towards the west across 30th Street. The Ross and Getty House marker is to the left of the white doorway, just above the roof of the black vehicle. The second marker is to the right here, just below a window and near the rear of the black vehicle.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 12, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 115 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 12, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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