Inscription. Early name of this village derived from a famous inn here of that title. Called after a well-known English tavern of about 1720.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
|1. "Hole-in-the-Wall" Marker|
Robert MorrisFather of the financier of the Revolution lies buried near the ruins of White Marsh Church.
Erected by State Roads Commission.
Location. 38° 41.764′ N, 76° 3.685′ W. Marker is near Trappe, Maryland, in Talbot County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 50 and Almshouse Road, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 50. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Trappe MD 21673, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old White Marsh Episcopal Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Robert Morris, Sr. (about 600 feet away); Home Run Baker Park (approx. 2.2 miles away); Peachblossom Meetinghouse (approx. 2.6 miles away); Site of Trappe High School (approx. 2.7 miles away); Nathaniel Hopkins (approx. 3 miles away); Nathaniel (Nace) Hopkins (approx. 3.1 miles away); “Compton” (approx. 3.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Trappe.
More about this marker. See Old White Marsh Episcopal Church marker and Robert Morris marker.
By Allen C. Browne, May 28, 2011
|2. “Hole-in-the-Wall” Marker|
|Traffic streams by on Route 50 past the marker.|
Also see . . . Robert Morris's Grave. at White Marsh Cemetery at Find-a-Grave. (Submitted on February 17, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Credits. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,220 times since then. Photos: 1. submitted on November 5, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on February 17, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
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