Confederate Safe House
— John Wilkes Booth - Escape of an Assassin —Owned and operated by the ardently pro-Southern Surratt family, this building was used by Confederate agents as a safe house during the Civil War. Built in 1852, the structure was a tavern, hostelry and post office.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Maryland Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Maryland Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:25pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 335134 N 4292336|
|Decimal Degrees||38.76435000, -76.89758333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 45.861', W 76° 53.855'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 45' 51.66" N, 76° 53' 51.30" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||240, 301, 410|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 9142-9164 Brandywine Rd, Clinton MD 20735, US|
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