Taneytown in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
Location. 39° 36.812′ N, 77° 14.172′ W. Marker is in Taneytown, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of Francis Scott Key Highway (Maryland Route 194) and Keysville Bruceville Road, on the right when traveling south on Francis Scott Key Highway. Click for map. See Carroll County, Md. marker “Birthplace of Francis Scott Key” for photo of house. Marker is in this post office area: Taneytown MD 21787, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of Francis Scott Key (approx. 1.1 miles away); Middleburg (approx. 1.4 miles away); Army of the Potomac (approx. 1.7 miles away); Francis Scott Key (approx. 1.8 miles away); Elmer A. Wolfe High School (approx. 4.1 miles away); The First Reaping Machine (approx. 4.1 miles away); Union Bridge - Reynolds’ Last Journey (approx. 4.3 miles away); Western Maryland Railway Honor Roll (approx. 4.3 miles away).
Categories. • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • War of 1812 •
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