Booth's Mill Bridge

Booth's Mill Bridge (HMMT)

Location: Boonsboro, MD 21713 Washington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 32.246', W 77° 42.606'

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Built in 1833 by Charles Wilson for $2,700, this three-archer over Antietam Creek has spans of 45', 43' and 45'. It replaced a wooden bridge near the site of a powder mill. Also known as the Delamere Bridge, it is near the pillared mansion "Delamere" which the Reverend Bartholomew Booth operated as a boys' school as early as 1776. The British-born clergyman taught sons of such notables as Benedict Arnold; Robert Morris, the financier of the Revolution; Gen. Richard Henry Lee; and Samuel Washington of Virginia.
Series This marker is part of the Maryland: Washington County Historical Advisory Committee series
Placed ByWashington County Historical Advisory Committee
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Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 6:26pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 267096 N 4379926
Decimal Degrees39.53743333, -77.71010000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 32.246', W 77° 42.606'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 32' 14.76" N, 77° 42' 36.36" W
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Area Code(s)301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 18900-18998 MD-68, Boonsboro MD 21713, US
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