Galena, MarylandOn this site stood the tavern erected by William Downs in 1763. Burned in 1893, George Washington stopped here in 1774 en route to and from the first Continental Congress. He traveled this road on his eight visits to Kent County.
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|Series||This marker is part of the George Washington Slept Here series|
|Placed By||Kent Lodge instituted 1851 Massey Lodge 157 instituted 1914 Independent Order of Odd Fellows|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 11:20pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 424265 N 4354950|
|Decimal Degrees||39.34066667, -75.87883333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 20.44', W 75° 52.73'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 20' 26.40" N, 75° 52' 43.80" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 165-199 W Cross St, Galena MD 21635, US|
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