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Near Fort Howard in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Todd’s Inheritance
(National Register of Historic Places)
 
Todd's Inheritance Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Pfingsten, 08-19-2007
1. Todd's Inheritance Marker
 
Inscription. Thomas Todd settled here from Gloucester County, Virginia, in 1664. Homestead has remained in Todd Family for more than three centuries. Farm once contained 1,700 acres. 17th Century brick house was burned by British Soldiers September 14, 1814, as they withdrew from unsuccessful assault on Baltimore. Rebuilt on site in 1816. Remobeled in 1867.
 
Erected 1977 by Rotary Club of Dundalk, Innerwheel of Dundalk and Maryland Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 12.85′ N, 76° 26.271′ W. Marker is near Fort Howard, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is on North Point Road (Maryland Route 20) 0.3 miles south of McComas Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sparrows Point MD 21219, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Todd’s Inheritance (here, next to this marker); The Presbytery of Baltimore (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Rebirth of a Maryland Historical Treasure (approx. 0.8 miles away); About This Fountain... (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Trolley Station at Bayshore Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); North Point Beachhead (approx. 0.9 miles away); Shaw Family Cemetery (approx. one mile away); Battery Clagett (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Howard.
 
Todd's Inheritance Photo, Click for full size
By William Pfingsten, 08-19-2007
2. Todd's Inheritance
Dwelling is closed and under renovations.
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,620 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 19, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
 
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