Near Ellicott City in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Maryland Historial Trust and The Maryland State Highway Administration.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad (B&O) marker series.
Location. 39° 16.065′ N, 76° 47.626′ W. Marker is near Ellicott City, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is at the intersection of Frederick Road (Maryland Route 144) and Oella Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Frederick Road. Click for map. Marker is on the eastern approach to Ellicott City. Marker is in this post office area: Ellicott City MD 21043, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oella (here, next to this marker); The George Ellicott House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Road Versus Rails (about 300 feet away); B&O Railroad Station (about 400 feet away); Old Stone Tavern House (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Ellicott City.
More about this marker. An earlier version of this marker, with
Also see . . .
1. Ellicott City History. On the Howard County History page. (Submitted on March 18, 2006.)
2. Historic Ellicott City's History. Includes a woodcut of the town. (Submitted on March 21, 2006.)
Additional keywords. B&O Railroad, Baltimore and Ohio Railroad
Categories. • Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars • Roads & Vehicles •
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