"Winchester is a very pleasant place to stay in, sir."This historic Shenandoah Valley home, known as Glen Burnie, is the homestead of Col. James Wood, who founded Winchester on a portion of his land in 1744. Wood's son, Robert, began the present house in 1794, but the estate was home to the Wood-Glass families from the 1730s to the 1990s.
|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 8:21am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 743790 N 4341335|
|Decimal Degrees||39.18710000, -78.17738333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 11.226', W 78° 10.643'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 11' 13.56" N, 78° 10' 38.58" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 809-899 US-50, Winchester VA 22601, US|
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