Site of Rhodes' Tavern

Site of Rhodes' Tavern (HM1CS)

Location: College Park, MD 20740 Prince George's County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 1.316', W 76° 55.517'

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Lieutenant-General George Washington "dined at Rhodes" December 18, 1798, on his last journey from Philadelphia to Mount Vernon.
HM NumberHM1CS
Placed ByMaryland Historical Trust
Marker Condition
8 out of 10 (1 reports)
Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 4:20pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 333331 N 4320974
Decimal Degrees39.02193333, -76.92528333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 1.316', W 76° 55.517'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 1' 18.96" N, 76° 55' 31.02" W
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Area Code(s)301, 240, 703, 202
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6202 Fox's Alley, College Park MD 20740, US
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Good condition, not a very flattering location in between a bank and a restaurant. in interesting that there was a Rhodes Tavern in downtown DC as well. Wonder if there were more Rhodes Taverns, one of the first food chains ?

May 12, 2016 at 8:04am PDT by warrthogg

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