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Near Monkton in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
St. Jamesís
My Ladyís Manor
 
St. James's My Lady's Manor Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Beverly Pfingsten, 08-12-2007
1. St. James's My Lady's Manor Marker
 
Inscription. Established 1750 as a Chapel of Ease in the Parish of St. Johnís of Joppa. In a brick chapel 60 x 30 feet, now the transept, was finished on this site “in the fork of the Gunpowder River” at the cost of 790 pounds. In 1770 by Act of the Maryland Assembly the separate Parish of St. Jamesís was established. In 1950 St. Jamesís completed two centuries of continuous service.
 
Erected 1955 by State Roads Commission.
 
Location. 39° 33.623′ N, 76° 34.116′ W. Marker is near Monkton, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is on Monkton Road 0.1 miles north of Old York Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Monkton MD 21111, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. My Lady's Manor 10,000 Acres (within shouting distance of this marker); My Ladyís Manor (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named My Lady's Manor (approx. 0.6 miles away); Clynmalira (approx. 2.4 miles away); Ladew Topiary Gardens (approx. 3.2 miles away); “Quinn” (approx. 3.8 miles away); Phoenix (approx. 3.9 miles away); Black Horse Tavern (approx. 4.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Monkton.
 
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St. James's Church Sign Photo, Click for full size
By Beverly Pfingsten, 08-12-2007
2. St. James's Church Sign
 
This marker replaces an earlier version, erected by the Maryland State Roads Commission, in 1935.
 
St. James's Church Photo, Click for full size
By Beverly Pfingsten, 08-12-2007
3. St. James's Church
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,004 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 12, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
 
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