C&O Canal National Historical Park-Ferry Hill Plantation

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19-century plantation house overlooking C&O Canal and Potomac River. Home of the youngest of Stonewall Jackson's Civil War officers. A National Park Service National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom site
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16500 Sharpsburg Pike
Sharpsburg, MD
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Rated 3 by 778shandab

December 17, 2020


Worth the visit even when you can't go inside during the Pandemic.

We visited here on October 27th. It is closed due to the pandemic and in a state of disrepair however that being said to me it was still worth the visit we had read the history before we came. Upon...

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Rated 1 by Lizzy208

September 06, 2020


Taken over by nature

It’s closed due to the pandemic and not being maintained. Impossible to get to the river path because of swarms of bugs in uncut grass. House needs some repairs too. Don’t bother.

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Rated 5 by Taylor B

May 07, 2019

Taylor B

The home of the man who rode with Stonewall

Ferry Hill Plantation has stood on the bluffs on the Potomac River overlooking the Shepherdstown Pike and the town of Shepherdstown, West Virginia, since the early 19th century. John Blackford built...

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