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Ferry Hill Plantation

16500 Shepherdstown Pike, Sharpsburg, MD
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Blackford plantation on Potomac river.

This destination is available either by car or via Ferry Hill Trail that meets the C&O Canal... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
podrozniczka60
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New Jersey
A nice stop along the C & O

If Robert E Lee found it convenient to cross the Potomac near here, who can argue the location's... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2016
Ed P
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3 Sep 2017
“Blackford plantation on Potomac river.”
17 Feb 2016
“A nice stop along the C & O”
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16500 Shepherdstown Pike, Sharpsburg, MD
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

This destination is available either by car or via Ferry Hill Trail that meets the C&O Canal Towpath. August weekend was a perfect time to visit this place as it is not always open. It is good to pick up the information booklet - it...More

Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 17 February 2016

If Robert E Lee found it convenient to cross the Potomac near here, who can argue the location's appeal?

Thank Ed P
Reviewed 1 February 2016

We stopped here look at the overlook view. The building was closed for the winter, which didn't surprise me. They have put up a mobile tour that you can hear the history of the building and area whilst walking around the grounds. Either way...building closed...More

Thank Mfclingan
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We arrived and went into the house. Small museum inside. Oddly enough, the young park ranger at the desk kept asking me if I wanted to purchase anything from the gift shop. Strange, been to a lot of National Parks and that was the first...More

Thank burldist
Reviewed 10 March 2015

I was happy to see them open this old plantation house up to the public. Most of the artifacts and things in the house is centered around the C&O canal, which was a great part of the area's history. There is however some of the...More

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