(Circa 1750)On this site Isaac, Charles and Nathan Walker erected a large white oak log house, named for their ancestral stronghold in Scotland which the three brothers had fled after the failure of attempts to unseat George I, King of England as ruler of Scotland. Isaac permanently settled here and obtained land grants for 188 acres. He and his three sons served in the Revolutionary War. The graves of Isaac and his son Nathan are north of here.
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|Placed By||Prince George's County Historical Society, City of Greenbelt Bicentennial Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 12:36am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 335899 N 4318118|
|Decimal Degrees||38.99670000, -76.89495000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 59.802', W 76° 53.697'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 59' 48.12" N, 76° 53' 41.82" W|
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|Area Code(s)||301, 240, 410|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 6400-6458 Capitol Dr, Greenbelt MD 20770, US|
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