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Near Port Deposit in Cecil County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Chapel-of-Ease

 
 
Site of Chapel-of-Ease Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Pfingsten, July 17, 2007
1. Site of Chapel-of-Ease Marker
Original site of marker.
Inscription. To St. Mary Anne’s Church, North Elk Parish, North East, Maryland. Built in 1733, the oldest remaining gravestone in 1968 records the death of Thomas Shepherd, August 28, 1742.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 38.006′ N, 76° 4.633′ W. Marker is near Port Deposit, Maryland, in Cecil County. Marker is at the intersection of Jacob Tome Memorial Highway and Dr Jack Rd / Craigtown Rd, on the right when traveling east on Jacob Tome Memorial Highway. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1195 Jacob Tome Memorial Highway, Port Deposit MD 21904, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cummings Tavern (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Woodlawn Camp Meeting (approx. one mile away); Flight 605 (approx. 1.6 miles away); West Nottingham Academy (approx. 2.5 miles away); This Tablet is in Commemoration (approx. 2.5 miles away); a different marker also named West Nottingham Academy (approx. 2.6 miles away); John A. J. Creswell (approx. 2.8 miles away); Gerry House (approx. 2.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Port Deposit.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
Site of Chapel-of-Ease Marker Photo, Click for full size
By A. Taylor, January 9, 2014
2. Site of Chapel-of-Ease Marker
Site of Chapel-of-Ease Marker Photo, Click for full size
By A. Taylor, January 9, 2014
3. Site of Chapel-of-Ease Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,529 times since then. Last updated on , by A. Taylor of Laurel, Maryland. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2, 3. submitted on , by A. Taylor of Laurel, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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