John Brown Scaffold

John Brown Scaffold (HM855)

Location: Charles Town, WV 25414 Jefferson County
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N 39° 17.147', W 77° 51.388'

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Within these grounds a short distance east of this marker is the site of the scaffold on which John Brown, leader of the Harpers Ferry raid, was executed December the Second, 1859.
HM NumberHM855
Year Placed1932
Placed ByJefferson County Historical Society of West Virginia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 12:09pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 253631 N 4352381
Decimal Degrees39.28578333, -77.85646667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 17.147', W 77° 51.388'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 17' 8.82" N, 77° 51' 23.28" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 501-515 S Samuel St, Charles Town WV 25414, US
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