Hedgesville in Berkeley County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Location. 39° 33.167′ N, 77° 59.633′ W. Marker is in Hedgesville, West Virginia, in Berkeley County. Marker is on Hedgesville Road (West Virginia Route 9) near Mt. Zion Street, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hedgesville WV 25427, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Hopkins (approx. 1.3 miles away); Hammond House (approx. 2.2 miles away); Fort Frederick (approx. 4 miles away in Maryland); Nathan Williams (approx. 4 miles away in Maryland); a different marker also named Fort Frederick (approx. 4 miles away in Maryland).
Regarding Hedgesville. The church is right here, at the marker. Snodgrass Tavern is no longer a tavern and is private property. George Washington stayed there during his travels west. Portions of the building date to the 1740s. It is 1½ miles west of the marker, on the right.
Also see . . . Hedgesville History (Submitted on May 3, 2007.)
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Colonial Era • Notable Buildings • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 3, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,280 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 3, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.