Mayo And Savage
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin
N 39° 28.781 W 079° 02.841
17S E 667942 N 4371829
A sign telling us about trying to find the headwaters of the Potomac River.
Waymark Code: WMVGNM
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 04/17/2017
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member razalas
Views: 1

Mayo And Savage

Near here, William Mayo, Thomas Savage, and party spent the winter of 1736 on their expedition for the British King to determine the head waters of the Potomac River and fix the boundary between Maryland and the lands of Lord Fairfax.
Marker Number: none on marker

Marker Title: Mayo And Savage

Marker Location: East of RT 46

County or Independent City: Piedmont

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Archives & History, 2011

Web Site: Not listed

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